The Belgian or Belgian Draft, French: Trait belge, Dutch: Belgisch Trekpaard, is a Belgian breed of draft horse. It originates from the Brabant region of modern Belgium, and is one of the strongest of the heavy breeds. The breed associations are the Société Royale Le Cheval de Trait Belge/ Koninklijke Maatschappij van het Belgisch Trekpaard and the Eleveurs Wallons du Cheval de Trait Belge/ Vlaamse Fokkers van het Belgisch Trekpaard.
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Also known as
This breed is also called Belgian, Belgian Coldblood, Belgian Draft, Belgian Draft Horse, Belgian Draught, Belgian Heavy Draft, Belgian Heavy Draft Horse, Belgian Heavy Horse, Belgian Horse, Belgian Sport Horse, Belgian Stallion, Belgisch Trekpaard, Belgium Sporthorse, Brabander, Brabant, Brabants Trekpaard, Brabançon, Cheval de trait belge as well as Trait Belge.
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