Rabbit-leonine like grass dwellers, for flavour
Made out of the tail-hairs of a Girsh. Enhances perception.
Magical miniature blue oxen. Tufted.
They hop, they bleat. They shed their skins.
The heroes stop in a small town ready to restock their traveling supplies and feed for their animals. All of the villagers are starving, and there is no food to be had. If the PCs are quick witted, their noble steeds might be slaughtered for food.