Information about the Appaloosa Horse:
The Appaloosa Horse is a breed of equine that comes in a variety of coat patterns, usually described as a leopard complex pattern, with such beautiful names as Snowflake, Mottled, Roan Blanket and Frost. There are also several colors recognized by the Appaloosa Horse Club (formed in 1938) including Bay, Black, Chestnut, Palomino and gray. It is one of the most popular breeds of horses in the US and found all around the world. It is the official horse of the state of Idaho.