Bridle Gossip is the ninth episode of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.


When the ponies are afflicted with bizarre and humorous sicknesses they accuse a mysterious zebra named Zecora of placing a curse on them.


This episode started off as a "Shaman Episode" on November 9, 2009. An extended outline was written on November 24, 2009 by Amy Keating Rogers, when the episode was officially titled "Bridle Gossip".

The first full script was written on December 22, 2009. At that time, Shaman's name was changed to Zecora. Revisions were made to the script from January 5–7, 2010. Voice recording began on February 8.

The first animatic was submitted for review on May 26, 2010.

The first fully animated version was submitted for review on August 30, 2010.

The musical score was added to the episode on September 29, 2010.

Production was officially complete on October 29, 2010.


This episode features the following characters:

Main characters
01 - Twilight Sparkle
Twilight Sparkle
02 - Pinkie Pie
Pinkie Pie
03 - Fluttershy
04 - Rainbow Dash
Rainbow Dash
05 - Rarity
06 - Applejack
07 - Spike
Other characters

Home media

DVDs with this episode:

Mylittlepony season1
Season One
(December 4, 2012)
Mylittlepony vol16
Everypony's Favorite Frights
(August 30, 2016)


My Little Pony - Evil Enchantress ft

My Little Pony - Evil Enchantress ft. Fluttershy (Official Music Video) Friendship is Magic

June 28, 2011

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