[1916Farmer’s Weekly 20 Dec. 1451 (advt)For Sale or Exchange. Three well bred Boer Mares...Two are well-matched and trained to harness.]
1940J. BuchanMemory Hold-the-Door 118I used..horses of all kinds from half-broken Argentines and Texans to handy little Boer ponies.
1963S. CloeteRags of Glory 145I got good ones, real Boer ponies. Two tripplers. All about fifteen hands. Short-coupled, good bone. The usual dash of Spanish and Arab blood.
1990J. Theron inFarmer’s Weekly 20 Apr. (Sporting Horse) 14At the time of the Boer War..large numbers were still to be found on farms. They were inbred Cape Horses and were generally known as ‘Boerperde’ or ‘Boer Ponies’.
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