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    09-15-2010, 08:36 PM
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Foal
Which horse should my father give to my little sister?

My father wants to give my little sister (9years) a horse.

Does there exist a horse slightly bigger then the one in the video

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    09-16-2010, 12:40 PM
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Nobody?
     
    09-16-2010, 12:42 PM
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Showing
Can't see the video, so don't know what you're talking about. My Barracuda filter won't allow it.
     
    09-16-2010, 04:44 PM
  #4
Yearling
SR: It's of Thumbalina, the smallest horse/pony in the world.

To answer your question, yes.

To go in depth, of course there is, but I doubt a pony that small would be a suitable mount for even a nine year old. Perhaps do some more research about different breeds and temperments, and just look around your area.

Best of luck.
     
    09-16-2010, 04:51 PM
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Showing
Thanks, horseluver.

OP, Thumbelina's a dwarf miniature horse. Minis, even if they're not dwarfs, aren't really suited as riding animals.

If your sister wants to ride, might I suggest lessons first, and maybe a lease later on when she's sure she wants to continue?

I'd be reluctant to buy any 9 y/o a pony or horse unless they'd already been riding awhile and were enthusiastic about it.
     
    09-18-2010, 01:00 PM
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Foal
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Originally Posted by Speed Racer    
Thanks, horseluver.

OP, Thumbelina's a dwarf miniature horse. Minis, even if they're not dwarfs, aren't really suited as riding animals.

If your sister wants to ride, might I suggest lessons first, and maybe a lease later on when she's sure she wants to continue?

I'd be reluctant to buy any 9 y/o a pony or horse unless they'd already been riding awhile and were enthusiastic about it.
thanks for the information. Are there horses slightly bigger then a dwarf miniature horse
     
    09-20-2010, 08:34 PM
  #7
Foal
Hello somebody
     
    09-20-2010, 09:48 PM
  #8
Green Broke
If you're dead set on gettin her a small pony, look up some different pony breeds on google or something, and then search the ones you like from there more extensively to figure out which breed/cross would fit what your little sister wants to do.
I'm sure you'll find quite a few ponies under 12hh or so, and I doubt many of us have thetime to list them all. Good luck finding her a pony, though I agree with SR about lessons, and then leasing. I'm thinking that it might end up as a waste of money for the family, IMHO.
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    09-21-2010, 01:20 AM
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Showing
Is this a troll?
     
    09-21-2010, 08:30 AM
  #10
Showing
Quote:
Originally Posted by My2Geldings    
Is this a troll?
I'd say yes.
     

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