Dartmoor Pony Heritage Trust

Preserving The Dartmoor Pony For Future Generations

Registered Charity Number: 1109196

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The Dartmoor Pony Heritage Trust (DPHT) is a registered charity established in 2005.

Mission Statement: To preserve the indigenous Dartmoor Pony from extinction and to maintain ists presence on Dartmoor, thus protecting our heritage for future generations.


  • To protect and preserve the Dartmoor Pony as one of the recognised emblems of Dartmoor and for its value to tourism.
  • To utilise the Dartmoor Pony's superb temperament as a platform for learning through innovative and socially inclusive educational programmes.
  • To provide the general public with education and information of the special heritage of the Dartmoor Pony.
  • To increase opportunities for visitors to develop an appreciation of Dartmoor's cultural heritage by providing practical experiences in conservation.
  • To encourage the use of the native Dartmoor Pony for conservation management.
  • To seek public support and financial sponsorship to ensure the survival of the Dartmoor Pony and its future welfare.
  • To work with all statutory / advisory bodies and the moorland farmers, to make the Dartmoor Pony more valued and valuable.
  • To monitor and support the control of the number of indigenous Dartmoor ponies. 

Contact Us

Dartmoor Pony Heritage Trust DPHT Education and Visitor Centre
Parke Estate
Bovey Tracey

TQ13 9JQ

Phone: 01626 833234


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100 mile walk

Dru Butterfield from the Dartmoor Pony Heritage Trust, is joining with Sam Goodwin of Dartmoor Pony and Pack and his ponies Billy and Jasmine, to take on an impressive challenge this Autumn - to walk across the Moor for some 100 miles.… More information »

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Financial Information from CharityFinancials

March 2014 March 2013
Total Income £96,927 £88,390
Total Expenditure £98,146 £72,121

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