These ponies originated from the Shetland Isles in Scotland. The shetland pony stands between 28 inches to 11 hands high. These power-packed ponies come in almost every colour,from pinto to bay to even white! These ponies are very intelligent and are gentle and calm but, poor training can make them stubborn,cheeky and very snippy. So train your pony well! These ponies can have some hear problems leading to sudden death. So take good care of your pony!