Horses in Red Dead Redemption 2 are both an animal species and the main form of transport. They can be captured and broken out in the wild, purchased from stables or acquired by more underhanded means.

Your bond with your horse represents trust and understanding. As your bond grows over time and through activities like feeding and grooming, your horse's attributes like stamina, performance and handling will improve. You will also unlock bonding perks and rewards. [Read: Full Guide: Bonding with your Horse in Red Dead Redemption 2]

Red Dead Redemption 2 Horse Breeds Guide

There are 19 breeds of horses that can be found across the lands of Red Dead Redemption 2, each of which handles differently with its own defined characteristics. 4 more horse breeds have been to Red Dead Online with subsequent updates, bringing the total to 23.

In this guide you can browse all the different horse breeds, with full information and details on what makes them unique, to help you decide which type of horse is most suitable for your play style. Each breed page comes complete with images, their attributescoat style variations, locations where to find them and more.

Andalusian Horse

Andalusian Horse

Appaloosa

Appaloosa

Arabian Horse

Arabian Horse

Ardennes

Ardennes

Belgian Draft Horse

Belgian Draft Horse

Breton Horse

Breton Horse

Criollo Horse

Criollo Horse

Dutch Warmblood

Dutch Warmblood

Hungarian Halfbred
Kentucky Saddler

Kentucky Saddler

Kladruber

Kladruber

Missouri Fox Trotter

Missouri Fox Trotter

Morgan Horse

Morgan Horse

Mustang

Mustang

Nokota Horse

Nokota Horse

Norfolk Roadster

Norfolk Roadster

Shire Horse

Shire Horse

Suffolk Punch Horse

Suffolk Punch Horse

Tennessee Walker

Tennessee Walker

Thoroughbred

Thoroughbred

Turkoman Horse

Turkoman Horse

With 60+ different styles of coat, and a huge range of customizable tack, including saddles, horns, stirrups, spurs, you can create a horse that is truly your own, and develop a personal and unique relationship as you explore the world together.

For the full list of Horses check out the Red Dead Redemption 2 Horses Database!

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