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Wonders of draft horses

Sigmund A. Lavine

Wonders of draft horses

by Sigmund A. Lavine

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Draft horses -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Draft horses.,
  • Horses.

  • About the Edition

    Traces the role of the draft horse throughout history and describes the characteristics of some of the most popular breeds including the Belgian, Clydesdale, Percheron, Shire, and Suffolk.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementSigmund A. Lavine and Brigid Casey ; illustrated with photographs and old prints.
    ContributionsCasey, Brigid.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSF311 .L38 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination79 p. :
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3506274M
    ISBN 10039608138X
    LC Control Number82046002
    OCLC/WorldCa9326714

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    Other draft breeds of note are the American Cream Draft Horse, the North American Spotted Draft Horse, and the Canadian Horse. These are the only three breeds of draft horses that are indigenous to North America (though it could be argued that the . Lavine, Sigmund A. Overview. Wonders of draft horses by Sigmund A Lavine (Book) 1 edition published Wonders of the world of horses by Sigmund A Lavine (Book) 4 editions published.


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Get this from a library. Wonders of draft horses. [Sigmund A Lavine; Brigid Casey] -- Traces the role of the draft horse throughout history and describes the characteristics of some of the most popular breeds including the Belgian, Clydesdale, Percheron, Shire, and Suffolk.

Its a great book when you haven't researched draft horses before, but if you know a lot about drafts already than much of this is a review. I really enjoyed the chapter on the descriptions and history of draft horses, as well as all the information on how draft horses aren't just 'work horses' but pleasure horses which have been used in all /5(7).

Cris Peterson and Alvis Upitis have done it again!. This book combines well-written text with gorgeous pictures. It shows the importance of draft horses in the early 20th century in agriculture in the United States. This should be in every primary classroom to show kids how far we have come in years.

Mrs.4/5(5).Franklin, New Hampshire. 10, likes 17 talking about this. is the largest and oldest Draft Horses For Sale classified on the internet. We have been in /5(1). A draft horse (US), draught horse (UK) or dray horse (from the Old English dragan meaning "to draw or haul"; compare Dutch dragen and German tragen meaning "to carry" and Danish drage meaning "to draw" or "to fare"), less often Wonders of draft horses book a carthorse, work horse or heavy horse, is a large horse bred to be a working animal doing hard tasks such as plowing and other farm labor.

This book features two children and a draft horse that they work with. The main aspects of working with a draft horse are described. The two children then take their horse to an event, and other horse owners then share their special horses.

The pictures in this book are all photographs. Most of the pictures feature people interacting with the /5. A nicely written book on draft horses. Short versions of the basic history of the draft, a few of the main draft breeds in the USA, a chapter on diseases related specifically on draft horses, and a couple of chapters on types of pulling draft horses did and can do, along with another short chapter on their up-and-coming popularity as general riding horses/5.

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Followers Book. BREEDs oF DRAFt HoRsEs Belgian The Belgian draft horse, as the name indicates, originat-ed and was developed in Belgium. In the Belgian Draft Horse Society was organized to encourage the breeding of native draft horses and to maintain a stud-book for the breed. The breeding of Belgian draft horses is also promoted by the Belgian government File Size: KB.

There were some twenty-seven million draft horses working then; today their numbers are in the thousands. But a handful of people remain devoted to the care and use of these enormous creatures. With hooves the size of dinner plates, standing nearly seven feet tall and weighing some 2, pounds, these powerful horses are an amazing : Cris Peterson.

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The rest he fitted-up for the sale of the Meadow Brook Belgians which took place at the fairgrounds in Warsaw, Indiana, on Septem It was the greatest draft horse sale in decades–42 head of horses, 11 foals included, averaged $1, Conquerais sold as a yearling in that sale.

Ross and Dick Sparrow of Zearing, Iowa, bought him. Contributed by Soul of Canada - Today the gentle giant draft horses are seldom seen, almost lost in a world of high-speed, noisy machines that require industrial fuel to perform. Yet we are occasionally reminded of their impressive strength, substance, and style when we see a team perform in a parade, a show ring, a movie, or a heritage park.

Brody was devastated when he came home from school and discovered Rosie and her mother were gone, taken home by their owner. A despicable crime occurred that left Rosie, her mother, and three additional horses at risk of starvation and the life of a special and very valuable stallion owned by Rosie’s owner in more dire straits.

Five years ago, when Volz began employing draft horses, he had a tough time finding the necessary equipment, much less a mentor to show him the ropes.

“Now,” he says, “I know tons of farmers who drive horses, many in their 20s and 30s.” Which is hardly surprising, given horse-drawn labor’s obvious neo-Luddite appeal. Before trucks and tractors, draft horses performed the heavy work of pulling wagons, plowing fields, and hauling logs.

But the internal combustion engine did not entirely replace these animals; they are still used in many parts of the country for agricultural and other jobs. The Book of Draft Brand: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.The two horses greet one another in their own way.

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It must have been midday. I don't know. Time had lost its meaning. I found him! On a slope stained with sunlight.This book is the ultimate owner/operator manual for working draft horses and mules in fields, forests, and fancy carriage operations. Here is a peek into its pages.

The Introduction: The decision to depend on horses or mules in harness for farm work, logging, or highway work is an important one and should not be taken lightly.