Month: April 2020

Percheron Horse – Breed Profile, Traits, Facts, Care

Percheron horse is among the gentle giants of the horse world. Once a warhorse and then a mighty draft horse, underneath today’s Percheron stuff and loudly comfortable. Percheron horse is competitive in horse-drawn circuits, where horse teams match up against weight gain. Accordingly, they are often crossed with light...

Breton Horse Breed – Profile, Traits, Facts, Care

Breton is a breed of a draft horse. It was made thousands of years ago from native ancestral stock in Brittany, northwestern France. Breton horse was created by cross-breeding of several European and Eastern varieties. A study book was created in 1909 and was officially closed in 1951; the...

Spanish Norman Horse Breed Profile and Facts

The Spanish-Norman horse is a warmblood horse breed, which is the result of a cross between the two Andalusian peoples – Spain’s Andalusian and Perron, France. In 1991, a registry was created to maintain a breed record in Connecticut, USA. The Spanish-Norman was originally born as a sports horse....

Poitevin Horse – Profile | Colors | Uses | Grooming | Description

Among all other French breeds, Poitevin or Poitou is a late matured and popular draft horse, originated from the Poitou region of France (now a part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region). Considering its manifold utilities, grandeur, and gravity, this breed is also named Mulassier, Poitevin Mulassier, Trait Mulassier, or Trait...