Horses are very magnificent and stunning. They can be very serious at times but also they can act quite silly. Here are some funny videos of some them horsing around.
Horses are very social herd animals that prefer to live in medium groups. There is a linear dominance hierarchy in any herd too. They have establish a “pecking order” to determine which herd member directs the behavior of others, eats and drinks first, and so on.
Check out this video compilation of some really funny horses goofing around !
They are one of the noblest creatures out there, and it is so easy to see why. Scientific accounts have found that they were man`s original best friend since anywhere from 4000 to 2000 B.C. They have been with us wherever we needed to go even to the fields of battle.
When they look like they are laughing, they are actually engaging in a really special nos enhancing technique known as “ The Flehmen,” to determine whether a smell is good or bad. Vocalizations is very important to them. Whinnying and neighing sounds are triggered when horses meet or leave each other. Stallions (stallions are adult male horses) perform really loud roars as mating calls, and all horses will use snorts to alert others of any potential danger.
Check out this video of some horses that love to play !
Horses are very social animals and can get really lonely if kept alone, and they truly mourn if their companion passes away. They can sleep lying down and standing up too.
Their average lifespan is around 25 years. It is amazing that they can stand up on their feet and run in a few hours from birth. They usually use their ears, eyes and also nostrils to express their mood. They also communicate their feelings through facial expressions too.