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Exmoor - Horse
UsesRiding, conservation grazing
OriginExmoor, North Somerset and North East Devon, England
ClassRiding pony, originally a working and draught pony
ColourBay, brown or dun. No white markings
ParentageClosely related to ancient British wild ponies.
The Exmoor Pony Society
The Exmoor has long been bred and left to roam wild over the hilly moorland of Northern Somerset and when domesticated it has been used as foundation stock for hunters and polo ponies.
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