Estimate the weight of your horse with our quick calculator
The weight of your horse serves as a basic guide to determine feeding requirements and to make observations about your horse’s health and condition. Weighing your horse on a scale is the most accurate way to determine your horse’s weight. The Hygain Horse Weight Calculator offers a simple method to estimate your horse’s weight. Measure your horse’s heart girth and body length as shown on the illustrations and enter the numbers in the indicated fields below.
Step 1: Measure your horses hearth girth
Measure your horse’s heart girth (circumference) by running the tape measure all the way around your horse 10cm (4″) behind it’s front legs.
Step 2: Measure your horses body length
Measure your horse’s body length from the point of the shoulder to the point of the buttock in a straight line.