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Madonna with horse. PC: Pinterest.

Some may be known for their acting, modeling, or singing abilities, but all of them have one thing in common- a love for horseback riding! These famous celebrities own ranches, race horses, ponies, and show jumping horses. They like to get involved in the horse industry as much as they can. You might be surprised at who made this list!

1. Madonna

The iconic singer took up riding in her 40s when she married Guy Ritchie. Madonna stayed passionate about horses even after leaving Guy. She has two horses now.

Julia Roberts in 1999’s, The Runaway Bride.

2. Julia Roberts

Julia enjoys barrel racing on her ranch. She owns a few horses. Previously, she traveled to Mongolia to film a documentary on the people and their relationship with the wild horses.

Lady Gaga riding her Arabian mare near her house in California.

3. Lady Gaga

It all began when Lady Gaga’s record label gave her a mare as a birthday present. She has since been hooked on riding and describes it as making her fearless.

A horseback riding scene from The Hannah Montana Movie starring Miley Cyrus.

4. Miley Cyrus

Miley is no stranger to horses. Her father owned some on the property she grew up on, and she later purchased an equestrian estate of her own.

Viggo Mortensen in the film, Hidalgo.

5. Viggo Mortenson

Viggo purchased three horses from the set of Lord of the Rings. He is a big supporter of wild mustang rights, as well.

There are a ton of celebrities who enjoy horseback riding. It doesn’t matter how famous you are, horses have a way of grabbing ahold of your heart!