I bet you did not know that the horse was in North America thousands of years before the Spanish brought their own herds to the continent. No, I am not a quack or am I off my meds. It has been a proven fact but I must admit not a well known one that horses roamed North America along with camels about 10,000 years ago. Both the horses and the camels migrated to Asia about 12,000 years ago.
If you don’t believe me and need more proof, here is an in-depth article with links to the horse fossil monument in Idaho.