Big Feet, Big Shoes

Whether you’re a heavy horse fancier or not, a big hitch of fancy draft horses is an arresting sight. But what’s the connection between all this flash and the ideal function of a heavy horse? Show ring insiders say you’re seeing an animal

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Sally Eckhoff is a horse trainer/literary critic in upstate New York, and she has authored a book on working horses, mules, and oxen in the 21st Century.

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