Globally endangered (EN) (Source: IUCN Red List)

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  • Spanish
    • Caballo silvestre
  • Scientific Names
    • Equus ferus
  • English
    • Wild Horse
    • Takh

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Recent observations

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What

Mongolian wild horse Equus ferus ssp. przewalskii

Observer

jakob

Date

February 15, 2014

Description

3 Mongolian wild horses kept in an enclosure as part of the paläon museum and exhibit, featuring the world famous Schöningen Spears, which date back to 300,000 B.P., which were discovered in the nearby lignite mine.

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What

Wild Horse Equus ferus

Observer

cthreadgill

Date

March 9, 2014

Description

A single wild horse was seen grazing on a hillside above a cliff.

Another park patron reported seeing more somewhere else along 10.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

marvelliott

Date

July 24, 2010

Photos / Sounds

What

Przewalski's Horse Equus ferus ssp. przewalskii

Observer

csavy

Date

August 20, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Wild Horse Equus ferus

Observer

c_michael_hogan

Date

July 1, 2009

Description

This herd of wild horses was observed grazing near the marsh. These are truly wild animals found in several isolated herds in the Baltic countries.

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What

Wild Horse Equus ferus

Observer

jkendall

Date

September 2, 2013 10:25 AM EDT

Description

#animal

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Wild Horse Equus ferus

Observer

jkendall

Date

September 2, 2013 10:32 AM EDT

Description

#animal

Photos / Sounds

What

Wild Horse Equus ferus

Observer

natureeager

Date

June 26, 2013 01:00 PM PDT

Description

Feral horses. Were walking down middle of highway. We had to honk the horn and get out of the car and wave at them to get them to get out of the road. Even then, they stopped and looked at us, then walked off the road. Once off the road they began running through the forest parallel to the highway, but getting gradually deeper into the trees.

Photos / Sounds

What

Wild horse Equus ferus

Observer

smnhc

Date

May 10, 2013 12:50 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Horse Equus ferus

Observer

clairestrings

Date

January 26, 2013 01:24 PM PST

Description

I tumbled off my bike across the road from this horse, and he or she was staring at me, looking real concerned for the half-hour while my buddy and I tried to get back on the horse, so to speak... What a pal!

Photos / Sounds

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What

Horse Equus ferus

Observer

belinda

Date

August 10, 2011

Description

wild horses

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Przewalski's Horse Equus ferus ssp. przewalskii

Observer

zieak

Date

September 22, 2012
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Description from Wikipedia

The wild horse (Equus ferus) is a species of the genus Equus, which includes as subspecies both the modern domesticated horse (Equus ferus caballus) as well as the undomesticated Tarpan (Equus ferus ferus) and Przewalski's horse (Equus ferus przewalskii). The Przewalski's Horse was saved from the brink of extinction and reintroduced successfully to the wild. The Tarpan became extinct in the 19th century, though it was a possible ancestor of the domestic horse, and roamed the...

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