Equine Identification

Colours of the horse

How does the course work?

Online Course duration

1 h 25
Online learning

What you will learn

In this course you will learn about the colours of a horse’s coat:

  • How the hairs of the coat get their colour
  • The basic colours of the horse
  • The many possible variations of the basic colours
  • The basic genetics behind the inheritance of colour

Course format



Dr Dagmar Sens-Kirchenbauer

Dr Isabel Imboden