Shire horses

Shire Horses

The very large Shires are popular and skillful draft animals.

Chincoteague Pony

Chincoteague Pony

Tamed by farmers who lived on Chincoteague Island, these ponies can frequently be seen in various horse competitions.

Cleveland Bay Horses

Cleveland Bay Horses

Hearty, intelligent Cleveland Bays are most well known as carriage and driving horses–and work well on teams. They are critically rare, with only 200 alive in the United States.

Clydesdale Horses

Clydesdale Horses

The iconic Clydesdale is a draft and driving horse that is also frequently used in shows, exhibitions–and even on trails.

Colonial Spanish Horses

The versatile, but endangered Colonial Spanish horse, brought to the Pacific Northwest by Spanish Conquistadors, became the mount for Native Americans.

Hackney Horse Horses

Mainly a show horse, the Hackney was a popular driving horse in England and the United States in the late 1880s.

Irish Draught Horses

Irish Draught Horses

Thought to originate from the chariot horses of the Roman Empire, the Irish Draught are considered top jumping and eventing horses.

Miniature horse

Miniature Horses

The Miniature horse can be used to drive small carts and also kept as a pet or companion to other animals.

Missouri Fox Trotter Horses

Used early on as work horses, Missouri Fox Trotters may now be seen in shows; they’re also a common pleasure horse.

Mountain Pleasure horse

Mountain Pleasure Horses

The sturdy, calm Mountain Pleasure horse is a rare breed that has been used mainly as a family horse.