Connemara Pony

February 9, 2011 by  
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Connemara Pony - Equus caballusConnemara Pony
Equus caballus

"I’m a well-known sports pony, I love to jump and win all sorts of competitions!"

The Connemara Pony is Ireland’s only indigenous pony!

The Connemara Pony was bred, and gets its name from, the Connemara Region in the western part of Ireland. This is an area of rugged rocky and mountainous terrain. It’s pounded by the tide and the storms of the Atlantic. The Connemara is a hardy and tough pony breed, yet agile with a good jumping ability. These very durable ponies are easy keepers and known to be long-lived, easily living into their 30′s… Read More

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