How do I hatch an egg? How do I make a foal grow?

Eggs hatch into foals at level 75, and foals grow into adults at level 150. Pets gain 1 level for each unique view their page receives. These views reset each night at midnight server time. Have people visit your egg or foal and they will grow up! You may have 5 foals (babies) at a time. You can buy additional foaling stalls in the Supply Depot.

How many pets can I have?

As many as you want! No limits!

How do I make money?

You make money by clicking other player's eggs and foals. You get 5 Silver Coins each time you click an egg or foal that you do not own. The easiest way to do that is to head over to the Daycare, because all growing creatures are automatically added! You can also earn coins by giving horses to the Matriarch and selling horses to other players through the Horse Market.

Are there extra benefits for clicking the daycare a lot?

Yes! If you click 500 foals in a day, you get a Daycare giftbox. These contain eggs, foods to help level your pets, and cute trinkets. You get one daycare box for each 500 eggs/foals you click.

How do I link my pet in my signature or the forums?

If you want to link one of your Valley of Unicorn pets within the site, it’s very easy! Use the following code: [pony]PONY ID#[/pony] with the ID of your pet in the middle of the tag.

If you want to link a pet outside the game, you can get sharable links in several formats from the pet’s page, by clicking the “link codes” icon.

If I just link my pet's thumbnail in a signature will that count as a click?

No, people must visit your pet's page for it to count.

What does food do?

Food makes your pets grow faster.

What do trinkets do?

Trinkets are purely decorative. They can be added to your horse’s profile page to look cute or as a reminder of a special meaning.

Can my pet die?

No, your pets cannot die.

My pet grew up and but it still looks like a baby?

Your pet has been blessed with 'Eternal Youth'. These pets gain adult colors but never an adult physique. They are adorable but cannot breed.

I didn’t want an EY, can I undo it?

No, there’s no way to turn and EY into an adult.

How do I breed my pets?

Go to any of your adult pets’ pages and click the heart icon "Breed". From there you can choose a mate and breed them!

Can I breed with other people's pets?

No, you can only breed with your own pets.

Can I breed a Unicorn to a Pegasus?

No, you can only mate like species.

How often can my pets breed?

Mares can breed 1 time per season. Seasons change on the 1st, 8th, 16th and 23rd of each real-life month.

Why are the seasons and time of day important?

Seasons affect what eggs drop in the basket and giftboxes! Also, there are some eggs that only appear during certain times of the day or during certain seasons. Daytime in the Valley is from 07:00 until 19:00. Night is from 019:00 until 7:00.

What timezone is Valley of Unicorns in?

Eastern standard time! This is UTC -5.

How do I make a Herd?

Herds can be created from the “My Herds” link on the right side of your stable page

If I sell a pet will it remain in its herd?

Yes, unless its new owner places it in a different herd.

I bought a pet with an Affix, can I remove the Affix?

No, Affixes cannot be changed once given.

I want to sell a pet, but I don’t know what it’s worth, help!

Market value on sprites varies based on the rarity, whether it is Foundation or bred, if it is affixed, as well as many other factors. The best way to figure out the value of a sprite is to check the Horse Market for other sprites that are the same color. If there are none listed, that sprite is probably quite rare!

I have a pet I don't want and can't sell.

You can send it to the Garden, unless you purchased it from a person that specified that the pet cannot be gardened. In which case, it can be sent to the Matriarch’s Service should she ever require that color and species.

Can I change my username?

No, we do not allow username changes.