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    Kentucky Mountain Saddle Horse

    The Kentucky Mountain Saddle Horse is an exquisite horse breed originated in the U.S. rural state of Kentucky. It is traditionally related to the English Riding Horse and other similarly galloped-waggered breeds, specifically developed as a pasture and riding a horse across a low-grass flat in eastern Kentucky. The horse’s original purpose was to give the people living in the hilly areas of the state with easy access to their livestock, especially during the time when they had no other means of transportation except for their horseback. These days, the people of Kentucky still enjoy riding the horse although they prefer to use modern transportation systems. There are many different…