Hackney Horse and Pony

Hackney Horse and Pony

The Hackney is a dynamic, high-stepper with two branches — the horse and the pony — both bred specifically for their brilliant performance in harness.

Origin: UK.

Colour: Bay, chestnut, dark brown or black.

Hackney PonyHeight: Average Horse 14.3 to 15.3 hh – Average Pony 12.2 to 14.2 hh.

Conformation: Small head, long neck and compact body, straight shoulders, short back and well-arched head and tail which is carried high. High knee action in trot with a snappy motion, good stamina.

Character: proud and alert.

Uses: Driving.

Hackney Horse Society

Little London
Wiltshire BA12 0ES
Tel: +44 (0)1985 840 717
Email: dawn@hackneyhorse.f2s.com
Website: www.hackney-horse.org.uk

American Hackney Horse Society

4059 Iron Works Parkway, Suite #3
Lexington, KY 40511-8462
Tel: (859) 255-8694
Fax: (859) 255-0177
Email: AHHSCSL@aol.com
Website: www.hackneysociety.com