Chincoteague pony swim through the years [Pictures]
This year's swim will be Wednesday, between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m., depending upon the tide. Read more here.
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Chincoteague Pony Swim 2006
On the beach of Assateague Island Before sunrise, people gather to watch the Saltwater Cowboys move the ponies rounded up the day before. After being driven to the pens, they will be inspected by a veterinarian and cataloged before the Pony Swim Wednesday and the auction Thursday.