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Yonaguni (Japan horse)(与那国馬)


Yonaguni (horse)(与那国馬)

Yonaguni (horse)

Country of origin: Japan


The Yonaguni or Yonaguni uma (与那国馬) is a breed of horse native to the southwest islands of Japan, specifically Yonaguni Island. It is a small breed of pony height, typically 11 hands (1.15m). It is also very rare, with fewer than 200 individuals known to live in Japan. It is one of eight horse breeds native to Japan.