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Draft Cross Horses
The Draft Cross Breeds
There are a lot of horses that you can mix together. However, the Draft horse breed is not normally one of them. These are such large horses, it can be hard to find a horse that can mate with them. Thus, most of the time, you can only cross draft horses with other draft horses. The good news there is that there are a lot of different draft cross horses that you can make. People make draft crosses for many different reasons. The main reason, however, is to be a working horse. These horses can do amazing work on the field and by pulling things. Some people use draft cross breeds for many different reasons, but no matter what you do with them, you can be sure that they get the job done.
First of all, even when you mix draft horses, you are going to have a big draft cross. That is just the way it is. Thus, you are going to have to spend a lot of money to take care of these horses. First of all, you have to know that the shoes for these horses can cost an arm and a leg themselves. Not only that, but these horses can weigh over 2000 pounds. This means that feeding it is no easy task either. These horses have to eat about .3% of their bodyweight. So if you have a horse that weighs over 2000 pounds, then it is going to cost a lot of money. However, a lot of people say that this is not a lot of food when you compare it to the size of the horse. This may be true, but you still have to buy a lot of food to keep this horse going. If you do not have the horse doing a lot of work, it is pretty safe to say that the horse can eat grass and be fine. However, if you have it doing a lot of work, you may want it eating grain.
Overall, the draft cross horses are just like taking care of another draft horse. However, they may have some traits that are not like other draft horses. This comes from cross breeding them together. Overall, this should not be a problem. People love these horses, and they get a kick out of raising them. They are very sweet horses, and they are pretty easy to control as well when you compare the size of them to other horses. People say that is because draft crosses have a very up beat personality. Not only that, they have a willingness to please like a lot of other draft horses. This is something that will blow you away when you see it up close and personal. Just do not forget the fact that these horses need to be around other people and other animals. These are horses that can get lonely pretty quickly. They like other horses, and they like people. If you can keep them around other “things”, then you should be able to keep the horse happy. They are sweet horses either way you look at them.