Chincoteague pony(redirected from Assateague Pony)
A small wild horse of a breed inhabiting Assateague Island. The horses on one end of the island are rounded up once a year to swim to Chincoteague Island, where some of them are sold.
[After Chincoteague Island.]
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a wild pony found on islands off the Virginia coast, apparently from shipwrecked Moorish ponies.
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