Tracy Dopko riding Gypsum
Gypsum - Tracy Dopko up
German Verband Hanoverian Mare
Over $10,000 in lifetime hunter earnings. Winner of 4 Hunter Classics & Derbies

Tracy Dopko

The owner/operator of Daventry Equestrian, Tracy has shown successfully on the American and Canadian hunter/jumper A Circuits as well as the dressage A Circuit over the last 25 years, is an accomplished judge and has also been an avid breeder for the last 20 years. She has also shown successfully in Western Pleasure, Pleasure Driving, Sport Horse, Welsh Pony and Arabian circuits. Tracy has won over $45,000 in hunter earnings, produced countless Futurity and Hunter Classic winners, qualified for the Ariat US National Adult Medal Finals in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and has won over 100 A Circuit Championships in both hunter and dressage. She has won Canadian National and US National Hunter Titles and multiple National Titles in Western Pleasure and Trail.

Daventry Farms opened in 1991, now known as Daventry Equestrian. Tracy taught the advanced lesson program, which incorporated dressage, hunter/jumper and equitation training, until deciding to focus solely on training and resales in 2003. Tracy bred Warmbloods, Welsh Ponies & Cobs and Hunter Ponies for over 20 years, including hosting mare and stallion inspections at her farm for the ISR/Oldenburg Registry NA, Rheinland Pfalz Saar International (RPSI) and the German Westphalian Verband.

Besides showing and training, Tracy can be found judging and stewarding throughout the year in both Canada and the United States. She is only one of two Canadians, along with Randy Roy, to hold a US Equestrian R Hunter Breeding judges card. Tracy is also the only Canadian to hold a US Equestrian Welsh, Connemara & Friesian Judges cards. She is asked regularly to give judging clinics throughout North America and is the facilitor for Equestrian Canada's General Performance/Western judges clinic in Western Canada. Tracy owns and operates a successful Website Design company called Daventry Web Productions which specializes in equine websites, is an equine freelance writer and is the editor of several online horse and pony magazines. Tracy is also an instructor for the University of Guelph's Equine Studies Diploma and Equine Business Management Programs.

Tracy also runs a successful breeding operation, standing several stallions and managing a successful shipped semen operation with a high First Cycle Conception rate each year. She personally freezes semen on all of the resident stallions, as well as performing palpations, ultrasounding and embryo transfers on her own mares. Tracy has taken extensive courses in equine embryo transfer, equine ultrasound and equine frozen semen with some of the most respected Equine Reproduction Specialists in North America.

Tracy is a Certified Senior Equine Appraiser with the American & Canadian Society of Agricultural Appraisers and the American & Canadian Society of Equine Appraisers and has been doing equine appraisals for approximately 20 years, along with being hired as an equine expert witness and consultant for court cases. She runs a successful Equine Appraisal company called Daventry Equine Appraisal Services. Tracy has over 3,900 hours of appraisal experience, and to date, has helped her clients win over $1.8 million dollars in dispute cases and settlements.

Tracy Dopko riding  Watch Me

Watch Me - Tracy Dopko up
American Trakehner Gelding
1996 ATA Horse Of The Year
Multiple Hunter/Jumper Champion

Tracy Dopko riding Goldhills Brandysnap
Goldhills Brandysnap - Tracy Dopko up
Section D Welsh Cob Stallion owned by Goldhills Welsh, Herald, California
Eight-time WPCSC Canadian National Champion
Five High Score Dressage Awards
Photo Credit: Sarah Pay Photography


US Equestrian Registered Hunter Judge
US Equestrian Registered Hunter/Jumping Seat Equitation Judge
US Equestrian Registered Hunter Breeding Judge
US Equestrian Registered Welsh Judge
US Equestrian Registered Western Judge
US Equestrian Recorded Connemara Judge
US Equestrian Recorded Friesian Judge
Equestrian Canada Senior Hunter Judge
Equestrian Canada Senior Hack Judge
Equestrian Canada Senior Hunt Seat Equitation Judge
Equestrian Canada Recorded Jumper Judge
Equestrian Canada Senior Welsh Judge
Equestrian Canada Senior Breed Sport Judge
(American Saddlebred, Arabian, Hackney, Morgan, Road Horse & Saddle Seat Equitation)
Equestrian Canada Senior Western Judge
Equestrian Canada Senior General Performance Judge
Equestrian Canada R2 National Steward
Equestrian Canada Basic Dressage Steward
Welsh Pony & Cob Society of Canada Approved Judge
Welsh Pony & Cob Society of America Approved Judge
Welsh Pony & Cob Society of America Technical Delegate
American Welara Pony Approved Judge
Color Breed Council Approved Judge
Alberta Provincial Hunter Judge
Alberta Provincial Hack Judge
Alberta Provincial Equitation Judge
Alberta Provincial General Performance Judge
Canadian Trakehner Horse Society Inspector
Canadian Connemara Pony Society Inspector


2017 WPCSA American Nationals, Tulsa, Oklahoma
2017 USEF WPCSA Eastern Nationals, Syracuse, New York
2017 WPCAC Spring Gold Show, California
2016 EC MHJA Fall Harvest Horse Show, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2015 EC Regional Medal Finals, Blainville, Quebec
2015 Heart Of Summer, Sauk Centre, Minnesota
2015 EC Amberlea Meadows Jump For Hope, Edmonton, Alberta
2015 Spruce Meadows Pan American CSI5, Calgary, Alberta
2015 Spruce Meadows North American CSI5, Calgary, Alberta
2015 EC MHJA Victoria Day Spring Classic, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2013 Gold Rush Horse Show, Whitehorse, Yukon
2013 USEF Eastern Nationals, Saugerties, New York
2012 WPCSA Central Nationals, Claremore, Oklahoma
2011 Heart Of Minnesota Classic I & II, Sauk Centre, Minnesota
2010 Nominated to judge the International Welsh Pony Show in England
2010 Nominated to judge the Clifden Connemara Pony Show in Ireland
2010 Clinician for the WPCSA Welsh Pony Judges Clinic, Lexington, Kentucky
2009 Carolina Fall Classic, Pinehurst, North Carolina
2009 Heart Of Minnesota Classic I & II, Sauk Centre, Minnesota
2009 USEF Penn MaryDel Horse Show, Bel-Air, Maryland
2009 USEF Bonnie Blue National Horse Show, Lexington, Virginia
2008 Heartland Gold Show, Rochester, Indiana
2008 OWPS Summer Kickoff Show, Albany, Oregon
2007 CSHA BC Breeder's Classic & Futurities, Langley, British Columbia
2007 Interior Provincial Exhibition, Armstrong, British Columbia
2007 Heart Of Minnesota Welsh Classic Silver I & II, Sauk Centre, Minnesota
2007 SLW&PA Summer Gold Show, Paso Robles, California
2007 Tulsa Area Pony Show, Tulsa, Oklahoma


US Equestrian Welsh Committee
Equestrian Canada Chair General Performance Committee
Officials Advisor to the Equestrian Canada Technical Program
Welsh Pony & Cob Society America Licensed Officials Committee
Welsh Pony & Cob Society America Website Committee
Welsh Pony & Cob Society America Canadian Regional Representative

Tracy Dopko driving Edens Winston at Spruce Meadows

Photo credit: Cansport
Eden's Winston - Tracy Dopko up
Partbred Connemara gelding owned by Bridget Wingate, Stony Plain, Alberta
Spruce Meadows Reserve Champion Battle of the Breeds - Team Connemara
Photo Credit: Cansport

Tracy Dopko riding Aquarius
Aquarius - Tracy Dopko up
Daventry Equestrian's Homebred Hanoverian Gelding
2003 EAADA Dressage Series Reserve Champion

Tracy Dopko and Goldhills Brandysnap
Tracy Dopko with Goldhills Brandysnap
Three-time Canadian National Champion Welsh Cob Stallion
Photo Credit: Rick Kroll Photography