Dartmoor Pony Horses for Sale (1536)
This small yet multi-talented horse is known for its mild temper and good nature. Dartmoor ponies are calm, intelligent and reliable. Today these horses are used for dressage, riding, jumping, and even working. Dartmoor ponies usually come in 5 colors: bay, chestnut, roan, gray, and black. They stand about 12 – 12.2 hands high and weight 400 – 500 lbs. (180 – 225 kg). The birth of this breed dates back to the 1012 AD. Its homeland is England. In the early days, these ponies worked to carry tin to the mines. Then they were used for transportation, pulling wagons, and various farm work. The modern Dartmoor pony has Arabian blood. In the early 20th century, they were mixed with Arab ponies to create a strong polo pony. At the moment, Dartmoor ponies are considered rare. The live and breed in the moors, to be later selected for sale by Dartmoor Pony Drift. You can find a few selected Dartmoor ponies for sale in this section.