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Facts about Horses
*Domestic horses have a lifespan of around 25 years.
*Horses have around 205 bones in their skeleton.
*Horses have bigger eyes than any other mammal that lives on land.
*Horses gallop at around 44 kph (27 mph).
*Estimates suggest that there are around 60 million horses in the world.
*A female horse is called a mare.
*A male horse is called a stallion.
*The fastest recorded sprinting speed of a horse was 88 kph (55 mph).
*Because horse’s eyes are on the side of their head they are capable of seeing nearly 360 degrees at one time