The Pony Of The Americas is specifically bred to be a small horse rather than a true pony. It is quiet and docile and a excellent all rounder. It is tough and hardy, undemanding to care for, and easy for children to handle. The Pony Of The Americas is suitable as a general riding animal by children and can also be ridden by small adults. It is versatile enough to be used for a variety of jobs trekking, jumping, endurance riding, show jumping, trotting races, and even for pony flat racing. Developed to be a small horse rather than a true pony, the Pony Of The Americas is increasingly popular as a riding animal for children, teenagers, and smaller adults. Its high action and Appaloosa color patterns make it quite distinctive.