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Are horses endangered?


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July 24, 2016 3:00AM

Domestic horses as a whole are not endangered, but some varieties of horse are. The Przewalski's Horse is listed as an "endangered" species by the US Fish and Wildlife Services, or the US FWS Endangered Species List. They were posted as endangered in 1976. They are also protected by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species, or CITES, under appendix I. According to the International Union of Conservation for Nature, or the IUCN Red List, the Przewalski's Horse, or the Mongolian Wild Horse, and the African Wild Ass are both listed as "critically endangered", while the Asiatic Wild Ass, and the Grevy's Zebra are listed as "endangered". The Zebra and the Wild Ass are in the same scientific genus "Equus" as the horse, but most people don't refer to them as horses.
No they are not.Some breeds are scarce but they are not endangered