We are frequently asked 4 questions.... 1) At what age can I ride/back my pony?
2) How much rider weight can I put on my pony's back?
3) How high can I jump my pony?
4) What can happen if I don't follow the Q1, Q2 or Q3 guidelines?
I will endeavor to answer these 4 questions by relying on the advice of the experts (& providing you with the links to the answer)
The Quick Answer is below... Click on red below to go to that page for more detailed information & other source links
The most accurate simple answers that are consistent with the experts/professionals can be found at Wiki Answers, (are as shown below:)
What age should you ride your horse?
What is the riders weight limits for 11 hands high Pony.?
What is the 'A' show jumping height for pony hunter?
What will happen if I don't follow these simple guidelines?
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