The breed of horses, which is also known as a shepherd. On the lands of Australia for the first time, these animals have appeared in the late 18th century, when they began to build the first fleets on the continent and carried out frequent visits to other countries.
Australian shepherds horses of medium size with a large head and a long, thin neck. Chest big, wide.
Limbs well-developed that allows the horse for a long time, and move quickly. Well-developed forearm, slightly inclined headstock. Hooves are strong, of rectangular shape. Adult Australian Stock Horse can grow up to 164 cm at the withers. The coat is short various colors: white, black, brown, red, but always one color, without spots.
With proper care, a horse does not look worse than any thoroughbred horse.