The Swiss Warmblood is a quality horse with free, supple gaits and a proven talent for dressage and show jumping. It has a docile, kind temperament and is a willing, cooperative worker. The Swiss Warmblood is used as a general all round riding horse, with the best and most talented individuals competing on equal terms with the best competition horses in the world. In light harness, the breed is elegant and stylish. Swiss Warmblood horses stand about 16 hands high.