Big Jake was declared the largest horse in the world on January 19, 2010, with a height of 2 meters and 10 cm at the withers. The official measurement was made at Smokey Hollow Farms in Poynette , Wisconsin , USA, thus setting a new Guinness World Record. Discover now all our trips, tours, holidays and horse trekking in the USA. It is a eleven-year-old Belgian horse, kind and playful, a bit like all giants par excellence after all. Its owner, Jerry Gilbert , who lives in Ostego in the USA, says that as a foal it already weighed 109kg at birth and has now reached the remarkable weight of 1180kg !! The huge Big Jake eats a bale and a half of hay a day and rests in a box of more than 6 meters by 6.
Duration: 8 days / 7 nights
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The Sanfratellano dei Nebrodi horse (or San Fratello breed) is an Italian breed which borns from the Messina area. Majestic and rustic, docile and proud, the Sanfratellano horse has been the undisputed master of the Nebrodi mountains for centuries. Discover now all our trips, tours, holidays and horse trekking in Italy. Its origins are very […]
Everybody who loves horse racing cannot certainly ignore this name… Federico Tesio (Turin, January 17, 1869 – Milan, May 1, 1954) was an Italian breeder and politician. Even nowadays he is considered one of the most important English thoroughbred horse breeders in the history of Italian and international horse racing, and he is also recognized […]