2000 Pony Penning Pictures

Sponsored by
Chincoteague Pony Centre
6417 Carriage Drive
Chincoteague, Va. 23336  Phone: 757-336-2776
Check out the carnival pictures
Wednesday Morning
  The Auction
The Swim

Eighty four ponies were auctioned off Thursday. the average selling price was  $2060. One horse went for $7500. The Chincoteague Fire Department made more than $173,000 from the auction. The auction helps keep the herd size to about 150 horses. That is the maximum number that the government says can be supported on the grazing lands in the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge on Assateague.

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