Everyone's favourite miniature pony — loveable, comical, hard-working, prize-winning —or just plain obstinate!
'Spirit of the Shetland' is the film you'll want to watch again and again
This 45-minute DVD celebrates Britain's smallest native breed, including:
Their origins on the Shetland Islands in historical pictures.
Living down mines as pit ponies.
Six pregnant mares at a stud. We follow them through to foaling.
Shetlands in fancy dress at a county show.
Showing in the ring, long-reining and carriage driving.
We hear the histories of ponies at a Shetland rescue.
Norman Thelwell's cartoons.
The Shetland Grand National at the Royal Windsor Horse Show.
Pulling Cinderella's coach in a Christmas pantomime.
Release Date: 07 December 2009
Certificate: E - Exempt from Certification