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Shetland Pony: Height, Colors, and Temperaments

My friend has a ranch with horses and ponies. His kids’ favorite is a Shetland pony, retired from working in traveling shows who’s always eager to go on any adventure; however, my Shetland is stubborn and doesn’t like leaving the pasture at all. The differences between these two made me wonder which one of our …

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10 Differences Between Ponies and Horses: Size, Breeds …

My granddaughter labels every pony a baby horse; when I correct her, she always asks, “what the difference.” So I decided to provide a thorough answer for her and anyone else interested in knowing the differences between horses and ponies. Ponies typically stand at around 14.2 hands high, while horses can be anywhere from 14.2 …

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