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Breeds of Livestock - Xilingol Horse

Breeds of Livestock - Xilingol Horse


The Xilingol is found in central inner Mongolia. It is a light horse used for both riding and draft purposes. It was developed in the 1960's from Russian Thoroughbred, Akhal-Teke, Sanhe and Chinese Mongolian, later Kabarda and Don breeding were introduced.
Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.
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