Welcome to www.belgianhorse.com. Belgians: Were developed in the country of Belgium. Belgians are the oldest of the heavy draft-horse breeds, the Belgian has exceptional strength. Belgian farmers presently use this horse for plowing in place of tractors which can bog down in the wet soil of the lowlands. The belgian weighs about 1760 to 2000 lb and stand 15.5 to 17 hands. The colors are chestnut, gold, bay, roan, black, brown, or chestnut mixed with white hairs. The belgian is used in the collection of syrup from maple trees in the New England states. Horse real estate farriers, horse trainers, horse tack, horse equipment, and related products and services and other breeds of horses may also be found on this website.