Welcome to the Dales Pony Society

The Society maintains its own stud book and registers, and licenses all approved Dales Pony Stallions. It runs a Spring and a Summer breed show, a Performance show, a Foal show, an Annual Points Scheme, a Midlands show, a Southern show, an East Anglian show, an Annual Pleasure Ride and an Annual Driving Rally. A newsletter is published for Members in the Spring and Autumn.

Patron - HRH the Prince of Wales

Supported by a grant from the Horserace Betting Levy Board.


Latest Items

DPS Area 1 Foal show Schedule details can be found HERE

Dales Dinner Dance details can be found HERE

Midlands Dales Photo Show Details can be found HERE

Please note the revised Membership Fees which come into effect from 1 September 2017.

Rare Breed of the Year Show schedule updated on Events - please note change of venue. 

2017 Points Competition Form on the Society page.

All images are copyrighted and the intellectual property right is owned as indicated.



About the Breed

The Dales pony is one of the United Kingdom's native mountain and moorland pony breeds. The breed is known for its strength, hardiness, stamina, courage, intelligence, and good disposition.

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About the Society

The Society is both a Registered Charity and a Company Limited by Guarantee. We aim to promote and encourage the breeding of high class Dales Ponies.

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