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  USEFUL HORSE AND PONY TERMS  

 

Horse A horse is more than 14.2 hands high.
   
Pony A pony is 14.2 hands high or smaller.
   
Mare A mare is a female.
   
Gelding A gelding is a male that has had its testicles removed.
   
Colt A colt is a young male.
   
Filly A filly is a young female.
   
Stallion A stallion is a male who hasn't been gelded.
   
Yearling A yearling is one year old.
   
Foal A foal is from birth to one year old.