The Dorset Small-Bore Rifle and Pistol Association was founded in 1910 and is the governing body of Small-Bore target shooting within the County of Dorset.

The DSR&PA is affiliated to the National Small-Bore Rifle Association (NSRA)

The aims of the Association are to foster and support Small-Bore Rifle and Pistol shooting, including Air weapons, within the County of Dorset.

DSR&PA runs leagues and competitions for various disciplines and distances, organises open meetings where Teams and Individuals compete, also an annual competition for County teams from around Wessex and enters teams in National Competitions.