Rocking horses have been entertaining children for hundreds of years. A rocking horse will provide hours of fun for any child. A traditional rocking horse will resemble a horse and come in a variety of materials. They may be simple or ornate. Other designs include an airplane rocking horse, fire engine rocking horse and many more. Rocking horse are a great gift for any child and will be cherished. Very often a rocking horse will be passed on to grandchildren. A rocking horse can become a great family heirloom, enjoyed by generations of children.