These Photos Of The Smallest Horse In The World Have Taken The Web By Storm

Thumbelina, the smallest horse in the world, is about to find a special place in your heart. She has taken the internet by storm and is absolutely adorable!

Thumbelina the mini horse was born on May 1, 2001.

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She was born to two miniature horse parents.

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Thumbelina lives at Goose Creek Farm in St. Louis, Missouri with the Goessling family.

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This is Michael Goessling introducing her to a new friend. 

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Thumbelina weighs in at 57 pounds and stands at only 17.5 inches tall.

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The smallest horse in the world next to one of the biggest is a sight to see!

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Guinness World Records recognized her as the smallest horse in the world in 2006.

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Born with dwarfism, she has some trouble walking. But some special shoes help her to run and play with the other horses.

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Thumbelina is also known for her charity work. She visits children in hospitals all over the United States.

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Thumbelina puts a smile on the face of everyone she meets.

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