Welcome to www.dartmoorhorse.com. Dartmoors are used as kid ponies. (It is also capable of carrying small adults). They are used for hunting, showing, and jumping, and are also excellent driving ponies. The Dartmoor originated in Britain. It is a very hardy breed that can withstand harsh climates. The Dartmoor has great stamina. It was used as a pit pony in tin quarries in the 1800s. It is considered a rare breed. The Dartmoor pony should stand at no more than 12.2hh and the colors should be bay, brown, black, grey chestnut or roan. They have kind temperaments and easy to work with. Horse real estate and other breeds of horses may also be found on this website.