Tag Archives: good for what

and the Learning Commences!

The girls (our granddaughters – Grace & Gwen) haven’t really been interested in the ponies and have been pretty fearful.  Still somewhat fearful… but starting to show an interest. Advertisements

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Riding Hunt Seat – Shetland ponies jump ahead

I had started a series of articles about riding and working Shetland ponies, but hadn’t done the english counterpart to the western article I did.

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The next generation – riding? …

The grand-kiddies are starting to show some interest now. 

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Driving ponies – Farm work?

Yes, we do “farm work” with ours.  Can they plow or disk in a heavy, wet clay soil field all day?  Probably not. 

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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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What do you do with PONIES?

Well, you LOVE them!!

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“Y” Ponies?

“Y” indeed?

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