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  1. Sandra Ericson

    Everything You Need to Know About Mini Horses

    Everyone knows that miniature is better. There are mini cupcakes, mini gingerbread houses, mini champagnes—the list goes on. Bite-size versions of our favorite food and drink are not alone though; this love proclamation of all things tiny holds true with animals, too. And so we say just two...
  2. Morgan Ross

    Constipated foal

    My mini mare foaled sometime this morning. The filly is up and about, nursing and seems healthy aside from straining to poop! I know people suggest enemas, is there a certain one? The stores near me are closed currently, is there something else I can do for the filly until morning? Our vet is...
  3. Pony.Mom

    Newbie to the forum.

    Hi im new to the group i am from Nova Scotia canada. Also looking to connect with other mini owners and their experiences. I have 2 miniature mares ages 17yrs old. I have had them both for 3 years now. And I just recently started giving them 1/2 cup of Black Oil Sunflower Seed aka BOSS each once...
  4. JulieMe

    Weanling Rescue Advice

    Hello! I am new here and need a quick crash course in miniature weanling care 101. Today I rescued a approx 5 month old weanling colt from a nearby kill lot that got in over 20 minis headed for slaughter. I have experience with big horses, but not one this tiny or this young. I feed my 7...
  5. Minifoal

    The "SKY" is the limit!

    We are sooo excited about our new filly. Our Mini Mare Twilight had a real beauty! Not sure how to word what kind of Appy she is, but I do know she's black with lots of spots & the cutest blaze...LOL Think we are going to call her Sky. She's going to be triple registered because her sire is...
  6. alexb.

    big horse/little horse/same feet?

    I have the book, understanding equine hoof care, by heather Smith Thomas. It is targeted for full size horses. Are miniatures hooves the same, as well as care and trimming/etc. If not then what should I get specifically. I did order a rental video from pat Grady on hoof care but not sure when...
  7. Sheryll

    Horse Neck Sashes (or Breastcollars)

    My friend, Tami, and I (aka Elegant Creations) are making beautiful neck sashes (or breastcollars) for miniature horses for photo shoots, parades or for whenever you would like to dress up your favorite little horse for something special. We also make coordinating decorative halters to go with...
  8. Amour Lie

    Pregnant Miniature - How close is she to foaling?

    My Miniature horse, Zelda, is pregnant and going to pop any day now. She has been going up and down since the 15th. She has been going out during the day and in at night. She has had contractions near her flanks while standing. Her stomach is more sunken down, and bigger in her flanks. And...
  9. RodeoHorsey

    My new minis

    Hello everybody! I havent posted much but I have been here about a month. On Wednesday I will be having these cuties coming to my house because I will be their new owner. The colt was born April 30th. Not sure what we will name them yet but for the colt we are thinking either Sherlock or Uno and...