The statistics presented here describe a small horse, under 5 feet tall at the shoulder. Ponies are otherwise similar to light horses and cannot fight while carrying a rider. They are a suitable mount for Small creatures like Gnomes and Halflings.
Cost: 30 gp
|Hit Dice||2d8+2 (11 hp)|
|Speed||40 ft. (8 squares)|
|Armor Class||13 (+1 Dexterity, +2 natural), touch 11, flat-footed 12|
|Attack||Hoof -3 melee (1d3*)|
|Full Attack||2 hooves -3 melee (1d3*)|
|Space/Reach||5 ft./5 ft.|
|Special Qualities||Low-Light Vision, Scent|
|Saves||Fort +4, Ref +4, Will +0|
|Abilities||Strength 13, Dexterity 13, Constitution 12, Intelligence 2, Wisdom 11, Charisma 4|
|Skills||Listen +5, Spot +5|
*A pony not trained for war does not normally use its hooves to attack but rather to run. Its hoof attack is treated as a secondary attack and adds only half the pony’s Strength bonus to damage.
Carrying Capacity: A light load for a pony is up to 75 pounds; a medium load, 76-150 pounds; and a heavy load, 151-225 pounds. A pony can drag 1,125 pounds.