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        07-10-2008, 12:03 AM
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    Weanling
    Your dream foal... (a game)

    A little game I thought would be fun. If you could breed any horses who are great at any 3 disciplines, are any breed, and one of them may be homozygous for any color, what would you breed?

    Ex. I would breed 2 eventers (dressage, cross country, and show jumping - my three are used up)
    One would be a 16h Cremello Homozygous for Tobiano Warmblood
    The other a 14h Grulla Fjord (haha I cheated purebred fjords are all homozygous dun :P I found a loophole)

    Judging by these colors the baby would have 50% for being Dunalino Tobiano and 12.5% for:
    Dunskin Tobiano
    Silver Smokey Grullo Tobiano
    Smokey Grullo Tobiano
    I love duns, so any of the colors would make me happy.

    And would hopefully be around 15h.

    I used http://www.animalgenetics.us/CCalculator1.asp for the genetics. Execpt for the one homozygous trait you're allowed to have just put heterozygous for everything else.

    Let's see what we can get :)
         
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        07-10-2008, 03:01 PM
      #2
    Weanling
    I use that calculator all the time. My numbers came out different than yours but I don't know if what you made up for if the Cremello is a Silver carrier, ect :)
         
        07-10-2008, 03:07 PM
      #3
    Weanling
    I put heterozygous for everything but the Tobiano and the Dun Factor (Fjords are homozygous dun).
         
        08-02-2008, 01:40 AM
      #4
    Chat Moderator
    I would bred X number of using horses for namely (ranch work, team penning, and any other use I might need or want) in other words a jack of all trades
    A sorrel founation QH (its the most common color)
    A black ASH
    Hopefully a hoss about 15 hh with high muscles with good endurance, and most in importantly a good temperament
         

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