Many people would like to know what Curlies Can Do. Well, there is a Curly built for almost any discipline! Curlies tend to have good round strong hooves, good bone structure, and a deep barrel.
The Damele line of horses were bred for Ranch and western work. The Curly Jim and Walkers Prince T lines are gaited lines of Curlies, and Mels Bathtub Gin is a Suffolk Punch cross and there are Curly Percheron's as well. Ellen Bancroft in Washington State is breeding Curly Miniatures for driving. Bazy Tankersly also bred a line of CurlyxArab Endurance horses.
Breeders have judiciously cross-bred Curly horses to create different types of performance horses, as well as all-around "Can Do" curlies.
Ringo learns Cowboy Shooting. Bred by Don Bosman, Bit-O-Wy Curlies, www.bitowy.com ,
Photo by Ellen Southwell / Owned by Paul Leveroni.
*Sandman's Magic, Dressage, standing at stud,
Owner/Breeder/Photographer Shelly White www.curlystandardplace.com
*Spar's Barefoot Contessa, Owner/Breeder/Photographer Shelly White www.curlystandardplace.com
*DCC Traveler, Owner / Breeder: Liz Mattke Traveling Moon Ranch
DCC Traveler standing at stud www.travelingmoonranch.com
*Oh Boy ridden in Comanche tack by Terry Schmidt, owned by Julie & Terry Schmidt, photographed by Julie Schmidt
*Lyra working a Highlander cow.
Heather Keller, Skygazer Ranch, owner/breeder/photographer. www.skygazerranch.com
Mocha. Buckskin curly. Driving/Pulling. Bred By Don Bosman.
Owned By Ellen Southwell, Bit-O-Wy Curlies, www.bitowy.com , Photo by Ellen Southwell