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Belgian Draft Horses

Belgian draft horses in Granby

The owners of Flintstone Gravel & Trucking Inc. are also recognized authorities on Belgian Draft Horses. We provide a whole host of services for owners or aficionados of these noble creatures. Call our office in Granby, Colorado if you're interested in purchasing a Belgian draft horse or need help caring for a horse you already own.
Belgian horse in Granby

The 4-1-1 on Belgian Draft Horses

If you're considering the purchase of a Belgian Draft Horse, it's crucial that you know what you're getting into. Here are a few important facts to consider: 
  • The average Belgian Draft Horse is 18 hands tall at the shoulder (wither) - that's 6' tall to you and me! 
  • A Belgian Draft Horse can weigh up to 2,300 lbs. 
  • A Belgian Draft Horse can eat 50 lbs. of hay, 12-15 lbs. of grain and drink 30-50 gallons of water per day.
  • The lifespan of a healthy Belgian Draft Horse is 20-30 years.
  • Belgian Draft Horses have a docile temperament, and they needn't be feared. Respect them though because of their size.
  • The Budweiser horses aren't Belgian Draft Horses. They're Clydesdales.
Need more information about Belgian Draft Horses? Flintstone Gravel & Trucking Inc. is happy to help. Give us a call today!

Show them off with style

If you're a Belgian Draft Horse owner who doesn't have the time or temperament to show your animal, Flintstone Gravel & Trucking Inc. can help you. We have been raising and showing draft horses for many years. 

A different animal

Belgian Draft Horses are in a league of their own. At 18 hands and 2,000 lbs. on average they can literally be a handful, but with the right trainer, they can develop into an invaluable helper on a farm or exhibition team. Flintstone Gravel & Trucking Inc. can train your horse for working, riding, or whatever you have in mind. 
Call today to schedule a visit with our horses!
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