All horses represent journey, the horse is not happy fenced in, it is happiest running. A race horse teaches the joy of speed and prompts momentum in your goals and initiatives. A work horse teaches the fruits of labor. It is the plow horse that helps to cultivate the soil that grows our crops. A carriage horse teaches us to pull away from our comfort zones and to travel to new places. A horse that is ridden offers companionship and shared joy of the ride. A stud, or stallion. represents the wild masculine energies that urge us to expand our horizons.