How Much Should My Horse Weigh?


Typical horse weights by breed

lbs kg
Albino 1003 455
Akhal-Teke 992 450
Andalusian 1201 – 1301 545 – 590
Appaloosa 1003 – 1301 455 – 590
Arabian 904 – 1102 410 – 500
Ardennais 1400 – 1598 635 – 725
Caspian 595 270
Cleveland Bay 1201 – 1499 545 – 680
Clydesdale 1800 – 2200 820 – 1000
Connemara 805 – 1003 365 – 455
Cream Draft 1598 – 1995 725 – 905
Criollo 1201 – 1301 545 – 590
Dulmen 705 – 805 320 – 365
Dutch Warmblood 1201 – 1301 545 – 590
Exmoor 595 – 805 270 – 365
Fjord 1201 – 1400 545 – 635
Flemish 1797 – 2403 815 – 1090
Friesian 1300 – 1450 590 – 658
Hackney 904 – 1201 410 – 545
Haflinger 1201 – 1301 545 – 590
Hanoverian 1201 – 1400 545 – 635
Highland 1201 – 1400 545 – 635
Icelandic 705 – 904 320 – 410
Irish Draught 1301 – 1499 590 – 680
Lipizzaner 904 – 1201 410 – 545
Lusitano 700 – 1100 317 – 499
Miniature Horse 198 – 496 90 – 225
Morgan 904 – 1201 410 – 545
Mustang 805 – 1003 365 – 455
Oldenburg 1201 – 1499 545 – 680
Orlov Trotter 1003 – 1301 455 – 590
Paint Horse 950 – 1200 430 – 544
Paso 1201 – 1301 545 – 590
Percheron 1896 – 2105 860 – 955
Pony of the Americas 700 – 800 315 – 360
Quarter Horse 1003 – 1301 455 – 590
Saddlebred 1003 – 1201 455 – 545
Selle Français 1003 – 1201 455 – 545
Shire 1698 – 2701 770 – 1225
Shetland 298 – 595 135 – 270
Standardbred 1201 545
Suffolk Punch 1698 – 1896 770 – 860
Tennessee Walker 904 – 1400 410 – 635
Thoroughbred 1003 – 1301 455 – 590
Trakehner 1201 – 1499 545 – 680
Walkaloosa 1003 – 1301 455 – 590
Welsh Section A 397 – 705 180 – 320
Welsh Section B 452 – 750 205 – 340
Welsh Section C 595 – 1003 270 – 455
Welsh Section D 1003 – 1301 455 – 590

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