Fleas, much like ticks or mosquitos, live on the blood of other animals such as humans, cats, dogs, or horses and are usually rust colored in appearance. The term fleabitten was derived from the comparison of a white horse with flea bites and a white or gray horse with very similar markings.
Breeds With This Coat
The most common horse known to possess this coat color is the Arabian. It is also really common in Connameras. Here is a list of all breeds that have the possibility to be fleabitten:
Irish Sport Horses
Tennessee Walking Horses
New Forest Ponies
The list goes on. As you have probsbly gathered from this list, there are many breeds that can have this beautiful coat colour.
Fleabitten is a stub.