As draft horses selected for work, adult Percherons average nearly 1,900 pounds bodyweight and stand about 5.5' high at the withers.  Their coat color ranges from grey as shown here to black (eg, NAL #3856).

Head of Percheron gelding

Credit: Donna Coffin

Digital Credit: Donna Coffin

Publisher: University of Maine Cooperative Extension

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Description: As draft horses selected for work, adult Percherons average nearly 1,900 pounds bodyweight and stand about 5.5' high at the withers. Their coat color ranges from grey as shown here to black (eg, NAL #3856).

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