The Haflinger Horse is a breed of horse originating from Austria. Recognized for their versatile athleticism, sturdy confirmation and intelligence, Haflingers are known to excel at dressage, show jumping, eventing, western pleasure and other equestrian disciplines. They tend to be even-tempered and relatively easy to train. However they can also display some spirited behavior which requires patience and understanding when training. With proper care and management, Haflingers make excellent mounts for both novice and experienced riders alike.