The reality shows that horses have changed over the years and have come a long way to become the great and powerful animals we know nowadays. The better we learned to breed them, the more variety in size and characteristics we can get. This is a fact not only for horses but for animals. But in the case of horses, they have been used for centuries to help people with all types of work
One of the main horse breeds known for its large size and power is the Belgian draft horse. They tend to do heavy work such as pulling carriages and plows.
A long time ago, horses have been used to finish tough tasks before motorized devices took over. The largest known horse in history is called Brooklyn “Brookie” Supreme. This horse was Born on April 12, 1928, and lived until September 6, 1948.
During his life, the Belgian draft stallion was known to everyone for his monstrous size. He was truly a gentle giant.
There is a huge debate if Brookly Supreme is the largest horse that ever lived however, the documents show that his size was absolutely extraordinary and there is no such horse matching his size. He was 19.2 hands tall, weighed 3,200 pounds, and measured 10 feet 2 inches in circumference.
Their horseshoes were made of 30 inches of iron. It was introduced by Earle Brown and was born in the city of Minneapolis.
Despite his great figure, all of the people who have had the opportunity to see him in person declare that he was very gentle and kind. Please let us know your opinion and about this gentle giant and do not forget to spread the story out to your friends and family on social media.