Bay Akhal Teke rearing - this breed has become my favorite of the desert breeds. Their coats are magnificent. Numbers are still low in the U., but I'd love to see it go head to head with the Arabian in endurance performance.
The Akhal-Teke is a horse breed from Turkmenistan. Only about are left worldwide. Known for their speed and famous for the natural metallic shimmer of their coats. They have been named the most beautiful horse in the world.
Akhal Teke These horses are adapted to severe climatic conditions and are thought to be one of the oldest surviving horse breeds. There are currently about Akhal-Tekes in the world, mostly in Turkmenistan and Russia, although