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American Shetland


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  • Warmblood.

  • Picture
  • American Shetland .

  • General information
  • The most popular pony in the USA.
  • Bears little resemblance to the original, tough, Shetland Island Pony.
  • Has a Hackney   Hackney  character and brilliant, high-stepping action.
  • Versatile.

  • Ancestry
  • Scottish Shetland Islands   Shetland Pony  .

  • Principal uses
  • Driving.
  • Riding.
  • Showing.

  • Standard
  • Registered.

Biologic Data

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Further Reading


Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • Hendricks B L (1995) International Encyclopedia of Horse Breeds. University of Oklahoma Press. ISBN 8-8061-2753-8.

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