What is a male horse called?


A male horse is referred to as a stallion. A stallion is usually dominant in nature, and it is full of energy, hence it can perform many duties. It is sometimes put under the procedure called gelding, were the genital parts are surgically removed to ensure that it grows efficiently.
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A male Horse is called a stallion or stud. If it is neutured, it is called a gelding..
Male horses are known by different words, depending on their age and other factors. When a male horse is born, it is called a colt. After they attain the age of two, they are referred to as geldings and when neutered and they are called stallions when they are not neutered. A stallion can also be called a stud depending on the type.
An adult male horse that has been castrated is called a gelding. A male horse used for breeding is specifically called a stallion and a horse's father is called its sire.
A lot of people call horses by many different names, especially at races. But male horses are really called stallions. Baby male horses are called colts.
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