Friesian - Also known as the "Black Horse" with origins in the Netherlands. Most recently seen in films such as Eragon, The Mask of Zorro, Alexander, The Chronicles of Narnia, For Greater Glory and The Wolfman. Is a most beautiful Animal
An all-time favorite. Black Beauty by Anna Sewell, a story told by the horse. This book changed the way that people thought about horses and paved the way for welfare for animals, especially working horses in London.