Highland Pony

Originally, there were two strains. The mainland pony called the Garron (at around 14.2) and a smaller strain from the Western Isles.

Cross breeding has standardised the breed.

Origin: Western Isles and mainland of Scotland.

Colour: dun, with a dorsal stripe, also grey/black and brown.

Height: between 13 and 14.2hh.

Conformation: neat head, deep stocky body, strong short feathered legs, hard feet, luxurious mane and tail.

Character: quiet, responsive, trusting.

Uses: riding, deer-stalking.

The Highland Pony Society

Grosvenor House
Shore Road
Perth
PH2 8BD

Tel: 01738 451861
Fax: 01738 451861
Email: info@highlandponysociety.com
Website: www.highlandponysociety.com