How tall are your foals? - Page 2 - The Horse Forum

 13Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #11 of 20 Old 11-14-2012, 04:26 PM
Yearling
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: New Zealand
Posts: 1,315
• Horses: 4
WOW FoudationQH That is a gorgeous looking foal! Just beautiful!
Merlot is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #12 of 20 Old 11-14-2012, 04:37 PM
Banned
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Branson
Posts: 4,264
• Horses: 0
Quote:
Originally Posted by MHFoundation Quarters View Post
Here's little miss sassy pants pouting. She hangs out in a stall for dinner with her halter & rope before our daily behave your little self lessons while I feed the rest of the gang. She doesn't think much of that plan. Dark crummy cell pic but the pout is still pretty noticeable
Attachment 118237

And a few weeks ago before weaning fun began. Grey mare is her dam.
Attachment 118238
I assume her show name is Bodacious Booty?
Faceman is offline  
post #13 of 20 Old 11-14-2012, 05:40 PM
Teen Forum Moderator
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: South East Texas
Posts: 7,157
• Horses: 2
Our yearling colt, Peppin in a TB. His dam is 16hh and his sire is 16.1hh. He is already 15.3hh at the butt and just barely a year old O_o he was string tested to be about 16.2hh as an adult.

His little half sister though, isn't so lucky. She had a very rough go at it and even though she's 9 1/2 months old, she honestly looks like a 2-3 month old is build and height :/ she isn't ours anymore as we were only fostering her, but she is actually believed to be a dwarf. Her dam was 15.3hh and her sire was the same as Peppin's, 16.1hh. At 8 months old though, when she left us, she was only 10.3hh. She also has severe sickle hocks and likely will never be ridable. Poor little gal.

ETA- this may have something to do that she was orphaned very early on. We aren't quite sure.

Everyone in your life is meant to
be in your journey, but not all of
them are meant to stay till the end.
Endiku is offline  
post #14 of 20 Old 11-14-2012, 08:32 PM
Showing
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 11,869
• Horses: 0
Quote:
Originally Posted by Merlot View Post
WOW FoudationQH That is a gorgeous looking foal! Just beautiful!
Thank you. I'm really pleased with her and excited. She's my personal prospect, plan at this point is reined cowhorse. I kind of wish she wasn't going to be grey because her cute markings are going to blend in one day.


Quote:
Originally Posted by Faceman View Post
I assume her show name is Bodacious Booty?
Lol Face, waiting for papers now or it could have been. My grandpa tried to name one Whatabutt once when I was little and the AQHA rejected it. Waiting on papers to come back but if I get my first pick that wasn't used she will be "Docs Badger of Honor" Doc is my grandpa's old son of Poco Dell (filly's grandsire) that has been gone for quite some time and Lacey is Peppy San Badger bred.

The little chunk is a whopping 12.3. She's 5 1/2 months old. She has been building that butt by spending her time in the pasture doing this...since very early on, she's 2 weeks old in these pics.
021.jpg

012.jpg
Wallaby and Merlot like this.

Life is like a camera. Focus on what's important, Capture the good times, Develop from the negatives and if things don't work out, Take another shot.
MHFoundation Quarters is offline  
post #15 of 20 Old 11-14-2012, 08:40 PM
Started
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: South Dakota
Posts: 1,886
• Horses: 3
The new yearling I am buying for my daughter strings to 17. Oh he should be a great English horse :)
WickedNag is offline  
post #16 of 20 Old 11-14-2012, 08:49 PM
Started
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: South Dakota
Posts: 1,886
• Horses: 3
This is going to be my daughter's English horse. He is a HOO (Hot Ones Only) yearling.

WickedNag is offline  
post #17 of 20 Old 11-14-2012, 08:51 PM
Weanling
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 706
• Horses: 17

Here is our lineup...
Bay Filly on the left.. 7 months... 12.2 hands
Leopard colt...6 months... 11.3
Bay filly.... 8 months 11.3
Black snocap colt... 4 months 12.2
Black fewspot colt far right... 5 months.. 13.1-13.2 hands (going to be big!)
GhostwindAppaloosa is offline  
post #18 of 20 Old 11-14-2012, 08:54 PM
Showing
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 11,869
• Horses: 0
Going to be a big boy Wicked! Will be looking forward to seeing him under saddle one day.
WickedNag likes this.

Life is like a camera. Focus on what's important, Capture the good times, Develop from the negatives and if things don't work out, Take another shot.
MHFoundation Quarters is offline  
post #19 of 20 Old 11-15-2012, 12:29 PM Thread Starter
Weanling
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Sweden
Posts: 718
• Horses: 1
Some babies that are about the size of mine!

How big do you think that the leopard colt and the bay filly (8 months) will be?
StellaIW is offline  
post #20 of 20 Old 11-17-2012, 01:18 AM
Foal
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Virginia
Posts: 126
• Horses: 1
My colt is 12hh at 6 month's. Dams 15.2. Sire is 15.3. I think he's stunted because they weaned him as a 2 month old..and his mom was sick. Either way I love him. Oh, his cannon bone measures 15.5 inches so according to that method he should mature at 15.2/3. Ground to elbow doubled is 15.1 and a half. If he matures at 14.2 I still wouldn't care. He's my baby.
RubieLee is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.



User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How tall is your horse & how tall are you??? Dumas'_Grrrl Horse Talk 160 08-01-2013 02:19 PM
How tall is too tall for reining? darahbren2010 Reining 3 10-12-2012 09:22 AM
Tall boot search - big feet, tall / slim calves caseymyhorserocks Horse Tack and Equipment 10 08-28-2012 04:00 PM
How tall are you & how tall are the horses you ride? st0rmys3as Horse Talk 91 03-07-2012 05:40 AM
Tall boots too..tall? jfisher256 Horse Show Clothing 5 08-14-2011 12:21 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome