Ostfriesen and Alt-Oldenburger

Alt- Oldenburg and East Frisians German horse breeds. They are so similar that they are usually viewed as a race.

Background information on the evaluation and breeding horses can be found at: exterior, interior and horse breeding.


Size about 158-168 cm, cannon bone circumference about 22-24 cm.


Alt- Oldenburger are versatile riding horses with good riding properties. Good expansive corridors and the well-balanced, calm temperament are the basis of traditional East Frisian and Old Oldenburg horse breeding.