The Freiberger also known as Franches-Montagnes is a draft horse from Switzerland. It was widely used as draft and pack horse in the Swiss army. Breeding used to be heavily subsidized in Switzerland. It is the last representative of the light cold blood horse in Europe. Each year at the Marché Concours in Saignelégier on the second weekend in August Freiberger demonstrate how versatile they are in a variety of shows and competitions.