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Appalachian Singlefoot?

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        07-12-2014, 10:51 AM
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    Foal
    Appalachian Singlefoot?

    I've never heard of them before, also, could someone describe their gait to me? It's described as a "broken trot." What exactly are they? I figured out they existed by this horse for sale ad: Rowdy Rawhide's GTO Single footer for sale in Cleveland, Texas :: HorseClicks
         
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        07-12-2014, 12:23 PM
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    Started
    Probably just a racking horse with a different name.
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        07-12-2014, 06:11 PM
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    Weanling
    He's probably a singlefooter. The singlefoot and the rack are the same gait.

    Too bad they don't have a better video. He's doing a stepping pace in the video, when he's not fighting the bit. Ridden right he'd most likely have a nice rack.
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        07-13-2014, 09:58 PM
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    Foal
    I'm guessing this horse is a descendant of Falcon Rowdy, who was one of the best single foot rackers ever.
    They pretty much call them single footers if they don't know a set breed.

    The horse could have a nice gait if his rider fit him a little more and if she fit her saddle.
         
        07-16-2014, 11:24 AM
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    Foal
    Where's the link for the video? All I saw were pictures. Thanks!
         
        07-16-2014, 02:17 PM
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    Green Broke
    I had a paint that would single foot.. Loved it.. he could single foot really fast, and it was sooo smooth , forget that bouncy trot... out on rides, and friends would be trotting and we would cruise right on past them.. they called him a sissy horse..lol
         
        07-17-2014, 12:28 PM
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    Foal
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    Where's the link for the video? All I saw were pictures. Thanks!
    I don't know, you could ask the seller?
         
        07-17-2014, 12:44 PM
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    Trained
    Does this help?
    singlefooting horse

    What is a Single-Footing Horse?
         

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