Important Equine Numbers

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Important Equine Numbers

  1. 1. Important Equine Numbers Anastasia Kellogg
  2. 2. Useful Numbers <ul><li>Many of the answers in knowledge competitions are numerical. Please note that in most competitions, the rules state that if the answer is a range, a number within a range should be given. Therefore, our chart lists safe numbers from within these ranges, where applicable. </li></ul>
  3. 3. 18 Number of thoracic vertebrae 7 Number of cervical vertebrae 36 Average pulse rate 1-2 seconds Average capillary refill rate 12 Average respiration rate 36 Number of teeth in a mare 40 Number of teeth in a stallion 24 Number of teeth in a foal 21 Length of estrous cycle in days 340 Length of gestation in days
  4. 4. 8 Number of segments in the sternum 14 Total number of toes possessed by Eohippus 100.5 degrees Fahrenheit Average equine temperature 64 (32 pairs) Number of chromosomes 8 Number of pairs of true ribs 10 Number of pairs of false ribs 18 Number of pairs of ribs 20 (18-21) Number of coccygeal vertebrae 5 Number of sacral vertebrae 6 Number of lumbar vertebrae
  5. 5. 11 Number of Triple Crown winners 220 Yards in a furlong 660 Feet in a furlong 4 Length of the cecum in feet 60 Length of the esophagus in inches 100 Length of alimentary canal in feet 8-17 Number of quarts held by the small intestine 48 Number of quarts held by the small intestine 80 Number of quarts held by the large intestine

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