is a large draft horse that is very popular in the United
States and Canada. It is known for its even termperament
and good manners. They are a dependable animal that
is willing to work. They are very useful on small farms
and for forest work. They are very popular for pulling
carriages and are often seen on sleigh rides and hay
rides. Their noble bearing also makes them suitable
for parades. They have a fine head with a wide forehead,
long ears and energetic eyes. Its nose is straight with
wide nostrils. Its head is set upon a long neck with
a thin throat. The shoulders are slanted and the chest
is deep and wide. The breastbone is moderately prominent.
Its back is strong, straight and short with rounded
ribs. Its girth is low and the hips are long. Its limbs
are clean and sound, with powerful forearms and thighs.
They are usually black in color and have an abundant