Breeds of Livestock, Department of Animal Science
Breeds of Livestock - Messara Horse
The Messara are found on the island of Crete off the coast of Greece. It is a light riding and draft horse and is almost extinct.
Reference:Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.Photographs:We are currently searching for photographs or slides of this breed. Additional submission information.