Also called Kazakh and Deliboz horse, the Azerbaijan is a saddle horse that comes from regions of Azerbaijan and parts of Georgia and Armenia.
Developed as a saddle-pack animal and this breed was favored as a war horse. The Azerbaijan stock has been enhanced with both Arabian and Tersk blood. This breed is known for an unstable temperament and their pacing gait.
Average height 13.1 – 14 hands Healthy with a long life span Natural sense of balance Can be a natural pacer Can have a lengthwise fold in their tongue which gives the impression of a forked tongue
Head is wedge shaped with large, expressive eyes Neck is high-set, muscular and medium in length Chest is wide and well-developed Back is short, straight and wide Legs are very long and strong with good hooves Mane and tail are sparse