8 Smallest Horses in the World

Discover eight small horses found across the globe. Also, learn about the different purposes these horses have fulfilled throughout history.

Plus, see how these horses are used by people today.

A fjord horse can grow as tall as 60 inches and weigh up to 1,100 pounds.

#8 Fjord Horses

Though this horse only grows to 56 inches tall, it can weigh up to 840 pounds. This is a powerful, hardy horse in a small package!

#7 Icelandic Horses

The Japanese Noma is one of the smallest horses in the world. They can grow as tall as 55 inches and weigh up to 450 pounds.

#6 Noma

At 47 inches tall, the Yonaguni definitely has a place on the smallest breed of horse list. Yonagunis can weigh as much as 460 pounds.

#5 Yonaguni