Definition of Shetland pony in English:

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Shetland pony

Pronunciation: /ˌʃɛtlənd ˈpəʊni/


A pony of a small hardy rough-coated breed.
Example sentences
  • His father also used to keep shire horses and Shetland ponies.
  • Like the Shetland pony, the Sheltie was bred with a thick coat to protect them from the harsh climate.
  • The special day will also include a ‘Parade of the Horse’, featuring different breeds such as thoroughbreds, dray horses and Shetland ponies.
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