Holsteiners have powerful hindquarters that allow them to jump very high. They often win medals at the Olympic Games and other major equestrian events. While the average leisure horse is around 155 cm tall, Holsteiners are significantly bigger: usually 165-175 cm. Schleich manufacture amazingly wonderful accurate models of all sorts of animals, including this Holsteiner Mhas been model. This Schleich Holsteiner Mare has been beautifully hand painted to give wonderful role play to children and also makes a great collectors item for the nature enthusiast.