Rare Exmoors: The Old Altai Line

Why might an Exmoor bloodline become rare? Michael Dewhurst gives us an insight into the under-represented bloodline from the Exmoor foundation mare, o76/1 Old Altai. Since the original article was written for Native Pony Sou’West in 2012, much has changed; with foals being born, ponies passing away and much time & effort on the part … Read more


Courtesy of Elizabeth Bryant, Sophie James & Meg Partridge They’re in the ring now and walking around. All looking lovely. Briars Snowstorm and Rushfield Bailey stood out from first group trot and canter. Eddrachillies, Treworgan Tawny Owl and Hisley Silversmith looking good from 2nd group Shows now Barhill Danny looks lovely but a bit novicey. … Read more