The Malakan is the only breed of draft horses in Turkey. Developed in the northeast of the country from local Caucasian horses and crossbreeds with Russian breeds and European draft horses, this traction horse is becoming much rarer with the motorization of transport.

The Horse Scanner app does provide a lot more information about the Malakan breed as well as many more.

Also known as

This breed is also called Ardahan as well as Malakan.

Is your horse a Malakan?

You can use our Horse Scanner app to find out whether your horse is a Malakan.