De Boer's story


Read the story of De Boer, a working horse in South Africa.

De Boer's design

De Boer: the story behind the sculpture

De Boer, meaning farmer, is a working horse in South Africa who has been helped by World Horse Welfare’s project with the Cart Horse Protection Society.  Suzanne’s bold design has an African theme.

The design inspired by De Boer's story

De Boer's design

The artist: Suzanne Dando-Reynolds BEM with Sue Millman

Suzanne is a former British Gymnastics Champion. Suzanne became the main presenter for the Sky Sports Equestrian Coverage of British Show Jumping, having the privilege of interviewing the world’s top show jumpers. Suzanne is a Patron of World Horse Welfare. Sue Millman works in our International team. 

The trail: De Boer features on our Farm Trail at our Hall Farm Rescue and Rehoming Centre

The trail code: 2003

Did you know that our Hall Farm Rescue and Rehoming Centre opened in 2003?

The sponsor: The Sir Peter O'Sullevan Charitable Trust