January 22, 2013

Icelandic Horses

Photograph by Tina Thuell, Your Shot

A herd of Icelandic horses crosses Lake Hóp in northern Iceland. This hardy breed of horse was developed on the island country for farmwork. The animals, smaller than most horse breeds, are also shown and raced.

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