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Draft Horse Breeds – Smallest, Biggest, Gentlest!

My grandson came home from school mad; his teacher told him not all draft horses are big, and he was sure she was wrong. When I hear “draft horse,” I picture large Belgian, Shire, and Clydesdales. However, his teacher is correct draft horses come in all sizes. The Haflinger is the smallest draft horse breed, …

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Gypsy Vanner or Irish Cob: Colors, Height, and Prices

I saw my first Gypsy Vanner at a recent horse show, and it was quiet an impressive looking animal. It made me wonder where they came from and what are equine events are they used for. Gypsy Vanners are a small draft horse breed, with an easy-going temperament and sound conformation. The Gypsy Vanner and …

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