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Lone Horse, Iceland
The icelandic horse is one of the world's oldest breeds. The first horses to arrive in Iceland came with Viking settlers at the end of the 9th century. Despite attempts to cross Oriental and Icelandic horses, the Icelandic parliament banned the importation of horses in the year 982, to control the spread of disease. To this day, no horse can enter Iceland, and no horse that leaves Iceland is ever allowed to return.