Celtic pony

Celtic pony

group of pony breeds including connemara, iceland, shetland.
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Ironically, their throwback ancestors came from Northern Scandinavia and the British Isles, in particular, the Dole Horse of Norway and the Celtic Pony from Britain.
Foundation breeds would have included the Dole Horse of Norway and, from Britain, the Celtic Pony, ancestor of the Exmoor and the Shetland.
One of Britain's hardiest, most adaptable pony breeds, its ancestors lived in Wales three millennia ago, probably originating from Europe's wild Celtic pony.