All Schleich figures are lovingly hand-painted with detailed modelling and allow children to learn as they play. Icelandic ponies need plenty of exercise. That's why the Icelandic mare stays on the pasture all year long. Even extreme weather is no problem for a breed as robust and durable as Icelandic ponies. But the groom still regularly checks the ground to make sure it is safe and that there are no branches or objects that could be tripping hazards. She also regularly checks her horse's hoofs for cracks. However, Icelandic ponies are generally very robust and durable, meaning the groom always has a little free time for a pleasant ride in the countryside after all her work.Fun Fact:The most important items in a grooming kit are the curry comb, hoof pick, horse brush and mane comb.