What is a baby horse called?

A pony foal with its mother. The full-grown pony will never get as big as a horse.Some people think a baby horse is called a pony. In fact, a baby horse is called a foal. A foal is a horse that is younger than one year old.

A pony can be any age! Ponies have short legs and wider bodies than full-sized horses. Ponies often have thicker manes too!

People can ride ponies, just like they can ride full-sized horses. Historically, people have also used ponies to pull carts and help with transportation.

Ponies live all around they world. They mostly eat plants like hay or alfalfa. A pony might also like an apple or a carrot as a treat.

A baby pony is also called a foal!