Missouri fox trotting horse; photo by Kayla Oakes on Wikipedia (use allowed with attribution / share alike).
Official State Horse of Missouri
The Missouri fox trotting horse was designated the official state horse of Missouri in 2002. All State Horses
This unique breed was developed in the Ozark hills of Missouri during the 1800's; Missouri fox trotting horses are famous for their walking and trotting gait. Missouri also recognizes another equine symbol as the official state animal).