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Exmoor pony Line breaks: Ex¦moor pony

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Definition of Exmoor pony in English:


A pony of a small hardy breed, typically bay, brown, or dun in colour with a light muzzle.
Example sentences
  • They now run the rare breed farm, which is home to more than 100 animals; a number of Exmoor ponies, Dexter cattle, and five breeds of rare pedigree pigs and Irish moiled cattle.
  • The society was formed in 1921 and the rules make it clear that the method of identifying Exmoor ponies shall be by hot-iron branding.
  • They may be more than 300 miles from their traditional home but six Exmoor ponies are helping to preserve the rich diversity of meadows on the Yorkshire Wolds.
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