Monthly Archives: March 2016

We are FAMOUS!!

Wow – Imagine my surprise when I was tooling (& drooling) thru one of my favored Driving Supplies website and I found pictures of my ponies, my harness and parts of our “rig-up” on equipment.

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Pony History: Bit

We purchased “Bit” (Little Jim’s Bit of Silver) in 2009.  We purchased her to add her bloodlines to our breeding program and to utilize in our riding and driving program.

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Birthday and News

Post by @HegyesSkye. Source: Birthday and News

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Pony Coat Colors

There are many colors in the pony world. Some are exclusive to specific breeds. For our purpose, we will concentrate on the colors allowed within purebred American Shetland Ponies and crosses that our program have utilized. I’ve long been fascinated … Continue reading

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Shows – riding Shetlands western

The Hoffman girls of LP Painted Ponys started showing in 1998.  Sierra and Madira showed western while Skye usually showed english (hunt seat). 

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Western riding – Shetlands?

YES! Shetlands are ridden western!!!

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A beautiful Trim Day

Another “Cat” day! Started a bit “wonky” – it’s beautiful but breezy

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Shetland Ponies – can you ride them?

“Little people” can! As in children. It’s a great way for them to learn about and enjoy equines (horses) in a size that matches their own.

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What do you do with PONIES?

Well, you LOVE them!!

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“Y” Ponies?

“Y” indeed?

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