Basque Pottok

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The Pottock, or Basque Pony, is a semi-wild breed native to the Basque country. They're endangered, by loss of habitat and outbreeding - as this one shows, with its uncharacteristic pinto coloring that apparently was introduced only in the last few centuries. This little guy crept up on us from behind while we were picknicking, startling us with his soft breathing.

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Comments (4)

Maurice MAZELLIER on November 18, 2012

Merçi.. pour nous faire Partager une image..* Attendrissante.. + Bel ,animal.* - On l'aime..bien.. - Maurice.83- France

Dominique Rolland ✩☂ on March 22, 2013

Belle et jolie photographie



M. blakelylaw on June 9, 2013

He is soooo sweet. Can I take him home with me?

scoand on June 9, 2013

I know. We felt the same way. Wonderful little animal.

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on June 15, 2007
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by scoand
    • Camera: SEIKO EPSON CORP. EPSON scanner
    • Taken on 2007/04/01 17:38:12