The riding pony or 'show pony' was developed in the United Kingdom and are now bred all over the world. They are compact with sloping shoulders and small heads. Originally used for riding and hunting they are a mixture of thoroughbred Arabs and native pony blood. They are renowned for their beauty and elegance they are often used in competitions. This stunning pony has been finely modelled and hand painted to create a lifelike study. Perfect for any horse lover, it would make the perfect addition to any collection.