Brabant, or Belgian Trekpaard, stallion Branco. Roans are quite common, as are solid colors. The Belgian Draft Horse of the US is more likely descended from the Flemish Horse and is flaxen chestnut in color. photo: Ton van der Weede.
Brabant Trekpaard, or Belgian Heavy Horse stallion, Gamin van de Lindehoef. Beloved in Belgium, the breed has probably been the most influential draft horse in developing other familiar draft breeds. photo: Ton van der Weede.
The Brabant horse is huge. Its HUGE feet and enormous sized hooves make it a very tall breed. It has a small, very beautiful little head with a short strong neck. Its mane is heavy and its tail is often cut short. It's a very sweet, friendly breed. A Belgian draft breed.
Brabant Trekpaard stallion, Bart. Also known as the Belgian Heavy Horse, it is probably the most influential draft horse, used in developing many other familiar draft breeds. Look at the action on a 16+ hand, one ton horse. photo: Ton van der Weede.