Lipizzan horses are famous for their 'Airs' which contains difficult dressage movements.
This breed dates back to the 16th century.
- The Levade
- The Courbette
- The Capriole
- The Mezair
- The Croupade and Ballotade
The Lipizzan horse would raise up, only standing on his hind legs, then he would make a leap in the air and strech his hind legs out (they don't kick out),
the horse will then lower its forefeet to the ground before rising again on hindquarters.
The Lipizzan, is a breed of horse closely associated with the Spanish Riding School, they perform movements of classical dressage, including the highly controlled, stylized jumps and other movements.
They are also used in many shows, and have been in many movies including Disney movies.