The Exmoor Pony Herd 428 "FINCHCROFT" Exmoor Ponies

Kingsdown 289/5

(Hawkwell Hooligan 12/126 x Crickys Bramble 23/226)

Known as 'Becks'. He is a fabulous forward going fun loving pony who loves to gallop and jump. He was my first pony and he came to me when he was 4 years old.

He has previously been the Exmoor Pony of the Month on the Exmoor Pony Society website and his full story can be found here:



Dunkery Ptarmigan 78/90

(Quartz H10/3 x Plover 10/62)

Ptarmigan, Ptarmi or Mr T. Former Edinburgh University trekking pony. Retired from trekking through injury and found a home with us. He is now sound and he too likes to go on fun rides with his friend Becks.

At 17 and a half years young he was Gelding Champion at the 2006 Exmoor Pony Christmas Show.



Gaoth 309/8

(Heathpool Pentland 93/19 x Bella 198/2) 

Son of Bella and also known as Little G. We bought him when he was 2 1/2 and since then he has come a long way. He is a lovely riding pony. He won the Exmoor Pony Society Pony Performance Award in both 2010,2012 and 2013.


Albert 428/6

(Hawkwell Hooligan 12/126 x Bella 198/2)

After a run of 5 fillies, Albert was the first colt born into Herd 428. His dam, Bella, has produced some fabulous ponies. He received his EPS stallion license as a 2 year old and sired one filly foal in 2011. He was gelded in the latter part of 2013. 
He has been very successful in the show ring both at breed only shows and in mixed company. Highlights to date include being champion at the Exmoor Pony Christmas show as a yearling and standing champion Exmoor at the Royal Bath and West as a three year old.


Garrochty 180/8

(Inca Dove 2/10 x Speedwell 37/12)

'Rocky' was born on the Isle of Bute. He has been ours since I fell in love with him when he had a short stay with the trekking herd.


Hirstmund Barolo

The odd one out! The only non Exmoor in our herd. Highland gelding "Roly" came to live with us as a weanling in December 2008.