This particular tiny pony comes from the Shetland Islands in Scotland. The average height of these cute little creatures is 10 hands. Their predominant colors are black and brown. This handy little pony has many uses for people all over the world. They are used for pack animals, children's pets, circuses, and weight pulling events.
American Shetland Pony stallion Knights King Cody. The formation of the American Shetland Pony Club in 1888 started a localized selective breeding process, mainly centered in Indiana, Illinois & Iowa. Shetlands were crossed with Hackney ponies, Welsh ponies & Harness Show ponies.