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Christmas Show Update

It’s here … the wonderfully festive Christmas Show on 28 November at Cannington Equitation Centre – follow the link for the schedule and entry form 🙂   LATEST NEWS ….. we know not everyone has a cheque book these days so please send in your entry form and pay on the day 🙂   Please […]

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Exmoor Pony Society gin now available

As part of our centenary celebrations in 2021, The Exmoor Pony Society has commissioned a special limited edition gin which will also raise money to help the Society’s work. The gin is distilled at The Distillery, Notting Hill where EPS Trustee Sue Burger’s son, Jake, is a director and Master Distiller. Sue has a long […]

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Centenary Exhibition

The Dulverton Heritage Centre and Model Railway Exhibition is extending its opening days for six weeks, Daily except Sundays from 11am until 3pm, until December 11th providing they have enough volunteers. This means that Sue Baker’s wonderful Exmoor Pony Centenary Exhibition will be open to view during this time. Last chance!!The Heritage Centre can be […]

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Christmas Show 2021

The Christmas Show will take place on Sunday, 28th November 2021 at Cannington Equitation Centre, Cannington, nr Bridgwater, Somerset TA5 2LS. The schedule – christmasshow2021 – and entry form –  The Exmoor Pony Christmas Entry Form 2021 – can now be downloaded.

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Breed Show 2021 (Revised Edition)

The weather gods had evidently heard that this was a special year for the EPS and granted us a mostly dry centenary breed show day, with just the occasional hint of rain, something judges, exhibitors and spectators alike were all grateful for.   The main Exford show and EPS show teams had made some major […]

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Ponies in the Czech Republic

So pleased to have been able to assist with the wonderful Exmoor ponies in the Czech Republic and work with them to ensure all the ponies are registered – fingers crossed they will soon have their own daughter society   https://www.eurowildlife.org/news/the-whole-reserve-at-the-meanders-of-the-luznice-river-has-been-opened-to-wild-horses-for-the-first-time-today/

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Using Science to support the Exmoor pony – RE-RUN 14 October 2021

Due to popular demand, we will be showing the recording we made of the Using Science to support the Exmoor pony webinar with Andy Dell and Debbie Davy. We will show the webinar again on Thursday, 14 October at 7pm.  To learn more about the event, please click on the link below: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/using-science-to-support-the-exmoor-pony-re-run-tickets-179854458527

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Andy Dell

For those who logged in to our webinar on Using science to support the Exmoor pony, you might be interested to know that Andy Dell’s paper 16 Years of breed management brings substantial improvement in population genetics of the endangered Cleveland Bay Horse has just been published in Ecology and Evolution. The journal is open […]

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The Exmoor Pony

Learn all about the versatile Exmoor pony – the original off-roader   By popular request Jill Graham has agreed to give her talk on the Exmoor pony again – this talk will provide valuable information for Exmoor enthusiasts, those who are new to the breed, those who are thinking of buying an Exmoor pony, judges, […]

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INSPECTION DISCUSSION DAY

NOTICE FROM THE MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE OF THE EXMOOR PONY SOCIETY INSPECTION DISCUSSION DAY The Management Committee would like to thank members for their interest in the Inspection Discussion Day. In light of the many comments received via email and on social media, the decision has been made to postpone the Inspection Discussion Day until Spring […]

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DIARY DATES

DIARY DATES – 23 SEPTEMBER 2021 at 7PM Webinar with Andy Dell and Debbie Davy talking about how we can use science to support the Exmoor pony. – 30 SEPTEMBER 2021 at 7PM Webinar with Jill Graham talking about the Exmoor pony Our first speaker … Dr Andy Dell is a retired Teacher from Kendal […]

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INSPECTION DISCUSSION DAY

An Inspection Discussion Day will take place on Sunday, 19 September 2021. The day will be run by Nigel Hill and Maddy Buttner. Now we have a date & venue for our Inspections Discussion Day; to help guide us in creating an agenda for the day that covers members concerns & interests, if there is […]

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Malvern Autumn Show

Friends of Exmoor Ponies will once again be at Malvern with Exmoor ponies – don’t miss out on your chance to drop by the stand, say hello to humans and ponies, pick up some early Christmas shopping and learn a little about our wonderful breed. https://www.malvernautumn.co.uk/

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GILL LANGDON

Sunday 15th August 2021 11.00am @ Cutcombe Church Memorial service and interring of ashes Followed at approx 12.30pm by display of Tawbitts Exmoor ponies and bbq at Cutcombe Horse Show Field, Dunkery Hill Gate. Please contact Sheralee or Charlotte either on facebook or email tawbittsexmoors@gmail.com if you have a Tawbitts pony that you would be […]

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BREED SHOW 2021

The Exmoor Pony Society Breed Show takes place on the 2nd Wednesday in August on the Exford Showground. We understand that Exford Show and, therefore, the Breed Show will go ahead on 11 August 2021. You can download the schedule here and the entry form here. Entries can be made directly through the Exmoor Pony Society […]