Shetland Ponies are small horses with long, thick manes. They are popular entertainment for children at carnivals and fairs. In this title, students will learn more about the characteristics of this friendly breed and what makes it special today.
When Emma meets Sheltie, the little pony with the big heart, she feels happier about her move to the country. Together, the pair have lots of adventures, including finding a tresure map and saving the local Horseshoe Pond from being sold.
Describes the Shetland Pony, including its history, physical features, and uses today. Includes a photo diagram of the pony.
"Engaging images accompany information about the Shetland pony. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--Provided by publisher.