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To protect each other an d to guard their babies.

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Q: Why do horses stay in groups?
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Do horses stay in groups?

Yes, the vast majority of horses stay in groups called herds or bands. There are the rare horses who do not prefer the company of their own kind and will separate themselves from a herd, but typically even they will stay within view or earshot of the herd for basic safety.

Can your horses be upset if its separated from its herd?

Yes, horses are herd bound animals, meaning they like to stay in groups for protection.

How do horses stay safe?

If you mean without human help, then they stay together in groups called herds, which offer protection from predators and other dangers.

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Do horses stay in groups or eat by themselves?

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What are the main groups of horses?

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