First Shetland Bebbie!

Bergli Stud, my neighbour, have had their first foal.  Of course, I had to go over with my camera.  Just try and stop me.


There, behind the wall, was a miniature skewbald filly foal called “Tilly”.

Sire: Tibru of Berry
Dam: Kutie of Houlland

So some very old Shetland pony breedlines there and very a nice combination too.


Tilly was born this morning.  She was expected but not quite today – a little early but a wonderful surprise, none the less.


Floss and I went to visit Tilly and Kutie and quickly fell in love.


Now, Floss and I need to work on some distraction techniques so we can steal Tilly away.


She has already started tölting so will quickly fit in with my herd.

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No one will even know she is with us (she already tölts better than some Icelandic horses I know).


Anyway, Tilly is heaven with whiskers.


We luff the whiskers and the expressive eyes.


When I see any young animal stretch out, I always say to myself “stretch and grow, stretch and grow”.


Anyway, welcome to the world, Bergli Tilly.  You are divine and very special.


5 thoughts on “First Shetland Bebbie!

  1. Sam

    What a adorable girl!! As for distractions – send over the Bosenberries, BeAnne and the Minions. Bergli Stud will never know what happened until you have the Bebbe and Mom. After all, possession is 9/10’s of the law!


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