Race/Species: Beasts & Monsters
Asfaloth was Glorfindel's horse.
"The sounds of hoofs drew nearer. They were going fast, with alight clippety-clippety-clip. Then faintly, as if it was blown away from them by the breeze, they seemed to catch a dim ringing, as of small bells tinkling."
"Suddenly into view below came a white horse, gleaming in the shadows, running swiftly. In the dusk its headstall flickered and flashed, as if it were studded with gems like living stars."
LotR, FotR, Book One, XII - Flight to the Ford