A horse is measured from the ground, vertically to the top of the highest non-variable point of the skeleton, the withers.
different hands heights different Breeds
measuring 18, 15, 11 hands, different hands heights OF different Breeds
hand hands breadth ruler
The hand, sometimes also called a hand breadth or hands breadth, is an anthropic unit, originally based on the breadth ...
Breed Height hand measuring
hand is used to measure the height of horses, ponies, and other equines.