PonyAny horse or pony that leads the parade of the field from paddock to starting gate. Also, a horse or pony which accompanies a starter to the starting gate. Also can be used as a verb. He was ponied to the gate. Also known as a "lead pony."
Post1) Starting point for a race. 2) An abbreviated version of post position - He drew post four. 3) As a verb, to record a win - He's posted 10 wins in 14 starts.
Post ParadeHorses going from paddock to starting gate past the stands.
Post PositionPosition of stall in starting gate from which a horse starts.
Post TimeDesignated time for a race to start.
Preferred ListHorses with prior rights to starting, usually because they have previously been entered in races that have not filled with the minimum number of starters.
Prep (race)A workout (or race) used to prepare a horse for a future engagement.
PropWhen a horse suddenly stops moving by digging its front feet into the ground.
Pull UpTo stop or slow a horse during or after a race or workout.
PurseThe total monetary amount distributed after a race to the owners of the entrants who have finished in the (usually) top four or five positions.