Raspotnik Bess

Sire:  Dykedale Winston  Dam:  Swayfield Bella

Date and place of birth:  June 12, 2002, Raspotnik Farm, Wisconsin

Height:  ~14 hands

Bess is a solidly built black Section A Dales Pony mare with an incredible temperament.  She is trained to ride and drive.  She is dam to our mare Carly.

Bess is in foal to imported stallion Kingmaker Talisman for an early June 2023 foal.

Previous Offspring:  Raspotnik Winnie, Raspotnik Barden, Raspotnik Tess, Raspotnik Carly, Raspotnik Drake, Raspotnik Mari

Bess has been sold to a private home in eastern Washington, where she had her 2023 foal, a gorgeous black colt named Duke.  We have been so blessed to have Bess in our lives and wish her and Duke the very best.


Above, Bess at age 19

Bess provides beginners with a rock solid ride. The above video shows the first time we took her to the beach, but you’d never know it based on how she behaved.