Our filly handles well…

Local miniature pony breeder and show handler, Louise Sanders, has had a successful year with her black pony, “Butterfield Little Doll,” aka “Dolly!”

At the Australian Miniature Pony Society presentation dinner in early April, mare “Dolly” and the young filly herself (that would be Louise pictured at right) were announced winners of a number of awards – the “2015/16 High Point Best Presented Pony and Senior Handler,“ “Overall High Point Pony” and “High Point Mare.” Not bad seeing Louise only bought Dolly a year ago, and it was Dolly’s first year ever of “showing.”

The high points were accumulated over a minimum of nine shows held over the state throughout the showing season, which runs from September to April.

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