Story: Hōiho – horses and iwi

Horses in Te Wānanga

This page from the Māori-language newspaper Te Wānanga on 7 December 1878 mentions horses several times – including an article about races at Pakipaki, an advertisement for servicing of mares by a stallion named Terenga, and notices about a horse found in the Horohoro area and three horses lost near Foxton.

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Reference: Te Wananga, 14 December, 1948, p. 632

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Basil Keane, 'Hōiho – horses and iwi - Horses in Māori culture', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 October 2021)

Story by Basil Keane, published 24 Nov 2008, updated 1 Jul 2015