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Miniature horses are not ponies
Who doesn’t love a mini horse or pony, with their adorable horse features and tiny bodies? Even the TV series “Parks and Recreation” had plotlines revolving around one of these cute creatures, named Li’l Sebastian.
It’s important to distinguish between miniature horses and ponies, though. Mini horses are exactly how they sound: just miniature versions of horses. Ponies, however, are something else, with physical characteristics that differ from horses.
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They’re tiny versions of horses
As you can see in the images above, mini horses retain horse-like features, just on a