Brabants used for pulling shrimp nets

Shrimp Fishing on a Brabant (Belgian) heavy draft horse, Oostduinkerke, Belgian coast.

Brabant Draft Horse--close relative of the Belgian draft horse.

Blue Roan Brabant Draft Horse (close relative of the Belgian draft horse). So beautiful. I love blue roans

Percheron Horse 10 (63 pieces)

"That is an average sized Percheron, there are larger ones. And yes, it's "dancing", that is, performing dressage moves.

Fb_Horse Lovers_Belgian Brabante or purebred Ardennes/Ardennais?

Whatever breed these are, I like them. They're like giant stuffed animals

Blue Brabant Draft Horse-from Wiki- also known as Belgian Heavy Horse, draft breed from Brabant region of Belgium, following WWll, in Europe was selectively bred to be thicker bodied and heavier -In U.S., the Belgian was bred to be somewhat taller and lighter, used in farm work, show horses, pleasure riding, can pull tremendous weight, in Belgium and other European countries Brabant bred for meat, colors, Belgian chestnut or red with flaxen mane and tail, Brabant, blue roan, bay and gray

Blue Brabant Draft Horse-from Wiki- also known as Belgian Heavy Horse, draft…

During the months of February through May, and again in September through November, the "Paardenvissers" or fishermen on horseback from Oostduinkerke, Belgium have taken their Belgian (Brabant or Brabançon) horses, planks and nets into the breast-deep water of the North Sea trolling for shrimp since the 17th Century.

Shrimp fishing with horses has a long history in the coastal region of Belgium, dating back hundreds of years. A traditional way of fishing, it almost d. Shrimp Fishing on Horseback

These are probably the thickest horses I have ever seen.  Pure muscle.  Champions in the horse pull.

Belgian draft Horse These are probably the thickest horses I have ever seen. Champions in the horse pull.

Jack Hackney and his work horse “Buddy,” near Coldwater Kansas, circa 1945. The picture has not been altered — the horse was huge and Mr. Hackney was small.

A Man and His Horse Coldwater, Kansas 1945 . really huge horse there. Or a really tiny man

Wow! Looks like an Ardennes

by Peter Tendler (PferdePeter.Germany) ~ Picture of the Biggest workhorse I've ever seen!

Awesome Horse Power ;)   Horse Logging is less Damaging to the fragile wooded acreage, & helps preserve the rare Heavy Horse Breeds. They are Bred to Work & Love it ;)

Awesome Horse Power - Horse Logging is less Damaging to the fragile wooded acreage, & helps preserve the rare Heavy Horse Breeds. They are Bred to Work

breton horse - UM tail dock? And this horse is massive.

Here is a beautiful horse Breton, well built, all muscle, serves as a workhorse, it comes from stud Hennebont (Britain) on the occasion of Veterans Day Trades Baud.

The wonderfully thick mane and tail mane of the Black Forest breed is a perfect match to its bulky draft-horse physique. The breed is known for its deep chestnut color with a light flaxen mane and tail. Bred almost exclusively in the Black Forest region of southern Germany, the stock dates back about

10 strange and beautiful horse breeds

The German Black Forest Horse Also called the Schwarzwälder Kaltblut, this rare draft horse breed originating in southern Germany.

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