Rags was gifted to the group by Jenny and Garry Watkiss in 2010. He is a real all-rounder and can be ridden on and off the lead rein and also driven. An absolute super star, Rags accompanied one of our riders to the dressage championships at Hartpury on 2013
Katy joined the group in 2015 on loan, she proved herself to be such an asset that we purchased her in early 2016.
Star is our oldest pony, gifted to the group in 2006 by Kathleen Thompson, Star is a holder of the RDA long service medal , he is used by our smaller, younger riders. He is a speedy little man, so is used for lead rein lessons and is an exceptionally handsome chap when he is not pulling faces.
Billy Joined the group in 2013, Billy can be both ridden and driven and is ideally suited to our taller riders. He was approved as suitable for physiotherapist led ‘back riding’ in 2014.
Cookie is an ex riding school pony, Cookie Joined us in 2008. She was broken to drive the following year and has been an honest and dependable team member ever since. In 2010 Cookie was part of the team for our “Smile a Mile” sponsored ride and drive.
Tara was given to the group in 2000 by Chris Bradley, Tara is our longest serving RDA pony, recently receiving a long service medal, and is an absolute angel who quickly becomes the favourite of all her riders. As well as being a calm and dependable ridden pony, she is also used bare back for physiotherapist led therapy sessions.
Betty joined the group in 2015 and surprised everyone by producing a foal in 2016 !!! No more messing about please Betty, RDA work from now on …….