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The Horse's Eye - What can they see?

We are all familiar with those big beautiful eyes that steal our hearts and show more expression that than one word can say, but what do we actually know about the eye of a horse? FUN FACT! Did you know the eye of a horse is twice as big as a humans! Amazingly it is bigger than an elephants or the whale! How well can a horse see in poor light? The horses eyes have special 'light intensifying device' - the tapetum lucidum - this is a layer that reflects the light back onto the retina, you may have seen this before if you have ever tried to find your horse in the dark and their eyes 'light up' like a cats eyes, this reflective layer makes the horse see much better than its rider when in dim li

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