My mom always tells me of her dad using horses to help with logging. She has always said they were half horse, half mule, but huge. I think they were drafts, but have never said anything. (Logging With Belgian Horses)
A black Kladruber team hoofin' it.
Side Hitch. Horse Drawn.
At one time, there were ponies hauling coal from underground in Britain. Shetlands were often used because of their small size. As this one is for demonstration purposes at Beamish Open Air Museum, he has probably never seen.
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C/o National Trust Dartmoor on facebook: "William the Ardenne horse with Will Hampton horse logger extracting timber from Hembury woods near Buckfast. This beautiful, powerfull horse is helping with essential conservation management. William causes very little damage working in an area packed with blubells in the spring."