• Jan 27, 2020

the Belarusian draft horses are an easily draft breed which belongs to breeds of northern forest type. Today it is the only national breed of horses of Republic of Belarus.

 the Belarusian draft horse of a photo On a photo: Belarusian draft horse

History of breed of horses Belarusian draft

Arose breed in the 19th century, and in the 1850th years in the territory of modern Belarus there were 22 horse-breeding centers and 4 factory stables. Their "population" consisted of 170 studhorses and 1300 mares.
of Quality which were appreciated in the Belarusian draft horses and in every possible way were fixed - it is endurance, unpretentiousness and adaptability practically to any conditions. Thanks to it the Belarusian draft horses can keep working capacity in very old age — up to 25 — 30 years.

Description of the Belarusian draft horse

Measurements of stallions of the Belarusian draft breed

Height in withers 156 cm
Slanting length of a trunk 162.6 cm
Chest 193.5 cm
pyasta Grasp 22 cm

Measurements of mares of the Belarusian draft breed

Height in withers 151 cm
Slanting length of a trunk 161.5 cm
Chest 189 cm
pyasta Grasp 21.5 cm

Features of appearance of the Belarusian draft horse

Most often the Belarusian draft horses have very dense mane and a tail and also obroslost (so-called "brushes") standing.

Main colors of the Belarusian draft horses

Main colors of the Belarusian draft horses: red, bay, dun, solovy, myshasty.
On a photo: Belarusian draft horse of solovy color

Application of the Belarusian urpyazhny horses

the Belarusian draft horse is often used for agricultural works, but not only. Now they gain the increasing popularity in amateur sport, a hire and also among private owners. In many respects this popularity is explained by appeasable character of representatives of breed.

Where breed the Belarusian draft horses

according to the Ministry of Agriculture of RB, breed the Belarusian draft horses in the following farms now:
  • Mir agroplant,
  • agricultural production cooperative "Polesia Field",
  • agricultural production cooperative "Novoselki-Luchay",
  • municipal agricultural unitary enterprise "Korelichi Stud farm,
  • republican agricultural unitary enterprise "State farm Lidsky,
  • state enterprise "Zhodinoagroplemelita".

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