December 13th: National Day of the Horse in the U.S.

National Horse Day

Story at-a-glance -

  • In 2004, Congress recognized the first official National Day of the Horse. The text of the resolution states: "Encouraging citizens to be mindful of the contribution of horses to the economy, history, and character of the United States and expressing the sense of Congress that a National Day of the Horse should be established."
  • The remainder of the text of the resolution can be found beneath each image of a beautiful American horse breed.

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