Heavyweight Champs: 5 Best Horses for Larger Riders

When you’re thinking about learning to ride or buying a new horse, it’s important to consider the type of horse that can comfortably carry you, especially if you’re a bit on the heavier side. While a lot of people rightly say that balance and riding position are critical factors, they aren’t the be-all, end-all. If you’re 225 pounds, it doesn’t matter how good your balance is — a Shetland Pony isn’t going to be right for you.

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