This tiny horse here is so small, people often assume he is a stuffed toy. At 59cm tall, Koda the horse as an 'America miniature' horse, who was born as a dwarf.

Koda has had to deal with health problems caused by his size, but is now recovering and enjoying life as a pampered pet. He even has a cat for a friend.

"He was no bigger than a cat," said his vet Andy Lynch. "He was diagnosed as a dwarf soon after birth." Koda has a rare condition, and his vet is amazed the horse is still alive at 13-months-old after going through complicated health problems. More pictures below.

[via DailyMail]