Breeding fine horses has been both big business and pastime for middle tennesseans since settlers first entered the cumberland valley during the american revolution the fertile pastures and mild climate of the area lent itself to horse breeding and the populace embraced the benefits horses functioned as the technology that plowed fields moved goods and people and serviced the military. Dec 15 1980 tennessee comes to buckingham palace horses from the world famous tennessee stud in europe for the first time are being stabled in the royal mews and are given walking exercises daily before appearing at the international horse show olympia. The horse industry in tennessee is the 6th largest in the united states and over three million acres of tennessee farmland are used for horse raising or horse related activities the most popular breed in the state is the eponymous tennessee walking horse and it became an official state symbol in 2000. In the twentieth century tennessee horse breeders directly influenced purebred arabian horse racing in the united states thoroughbred racing and breeding spread from east tennessee to memphis with the middle basin becoming a nucleus within the first decade of the nineteenth century. Horse racing and breeding have deep roots embedded in kentuckys bluegrass and the rolling hills of middle tennessee kentuckys way with thoroughbreds and american saddlebred horses spread south into tennessee where the tennessee walking horse was born
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