Dartmoor Pony Society

Show Affiliations

If you are considering holding Dartmoor Pony Classes at your show you may apply to the Dartmoor Pony Society to affiliate so you can award Dartmoor Pony Society special rosettes to the highest placed Dartmoor pony,  both in hand and ridden or driven.   Please see section below with details of rosettes available.

All Shows who affiliated last year will be sent affiliation forms early January of the next year.

Below is a list of all shows who affiliated to the Dartmoor Pony Society in the previous year.  This will hopefully assist shows and increase entries.

For those Secretaries considering affiliating for the first time please find below the requirements for affiliation.

Please note: if your show has more than one in hand class for Dartmoor Ponies only, you must use a Dartmoor Pony Society Panel Judge.   See Shows page for list of Dartmoor Pony Judges.

Dartmoor Pony Society Special Rosettes

A Dartmoor Pony Society Special Rosette may be awarded to the best pony registered in the Dartmoor Pony Society Stud Book (FULLY REGISTERED or SUPPLEMENTARY REGISTERED Dartmoor pony) shown by an exhibitor who is a member of the Dartmoor Pony Society and has a current membership card, in any of the following classes, one rosette may be awarded per class:

In-hand RosettesIn-hand classes for Dartmoors only
In-hand Mixed M&M
Championship RosettesTwo or more classes restricted to Dartmoors only
Foal RosettesFoals eligible for registration in the Dartmoor Pony Society Stud Book
Performance RosettesRidden classes for Dartmoors only
Ridden classes for Mixed M&M
First Ridden, Lead Rein, Special RDA classes
Working Hunter Ponies, Handy Hunter, Hunter Trials, One Day Events
Gymkhana - Championship only

Affiliating your Show

If you would like rosettes for your show, would you please complete an affiliation form and return to DPS Affiliation Secretary (see below) by post or email with the appropriate affiliation fee, this may be paid using BACS or cheque.  This entitles you to ONE ROSETTE.  Additional rosettes may be purchased – see Affiliation Request form – link below.

If you wish to award part-bred Dartmoor rosettes please contact the Affiliation Secretary.

Please note: if your show has more than one in hand class for Dartmoor Ponies only, you must use a Dartmoor Pony Society Panel Judge.   See Shows page for list of Dartmoor Pony Judges.

Please submit your schedule with your form, a draft copy is acceptable.

Please brief your stewards that current membership cards MUST be produced in the ring before the rosette is awarded.  Non members are not eligible for the rosettes.

Rosettes will be dispatched by post the month before your show.   If your rosettes have NOT arrived by 14 days before the show, please contact:

Miss Ann Rigby
Low Dykes
Dykes Lane
Yealand Conyers
Tel. 01524 720805
email daisymead@tiscali.co.uk

Shows Affiliated to the Dartmoor Pony Society

The following shows affiliated in the previous year & will hopefully continue to do so.  Please support them in the future, details can be found on the individual show websites.


NPS Area 10 Spring Show
Nottinghamshire County Show
Devon County Show
Native Pony Festival, Northumberland
Heathfield & District
Hertfordshire County Show
Surrey County Show
The Suffolk Show
Royal Bath & West


Midlands Counties
Royal Cornwall
South of England
Royal Three Counties
Cumberland County
Lincolnshire Show
NPA Cornwall Breed Show
Royal Norfolk Show
The Northern Dartmoor Show


Kent County
Great Yorkshire
The Eastern Dartmoor Show
Border Union
Totnes & District
New Forest & Hampshire County Show
Ryedale Show


NPS Summer Championship Show
Honiton Agricultural Show
The Dartmoor Breed Show
Okehampton & District
NPS Area 4 North of England
Bucks County
Gilsland, Cumbria


Alresford Show
Dorset County
Romsey Show
Widecombe Fair
Royal County of Berkshire