The battle rages on for the largest horse.

Looking at this photo of Poe standing next to his owner, it’s easy to imagine that he’s the tallest horse in the world. Standing at 20.2 hands (6’10”), he towers over his diminutive owner Shereen Thompson, who is only 5’3″. With his head up, he is about 10′ tall. Thompson, who lives in Canada, found […]

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Big, bigger, biggest: Which horse is the tallest?

I received a comment earlier this week about Radar, suggesting that he is no longer the world’s tallest horse. Radar, a Belgian draft horse, stands at 19.3 1/2 hands and is currently listed as the tallest living horse in the Guinness Book of World Records. Previous Posts about Radar: Equine Sublime or Ridiculous? Move Over […]

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Equine Sublime or Ridiculous?

I came across this photo recently that shows the meeting between the world’s largest horse, Radar, and the smallest horse, Thumbelina. Why they have a child holding a horse that could crush him under a single hoof is beyond me. Radar, who is a Belgian Draft Horse, is 19.3 1/2 hands tall (6′ 7.5″) and […]

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