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October 1, 2001

Draft Horses Part of University Life

Image: Haying

Like other land grant colleges, UConn once had draft horses for teaching, extension, research, and farm crop work. Draft horses are no longer used for these purposes, but the University still has light horses for equine science programs.

Archival photo courtesy of CANR

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