Clydesdale I think Not ??? - The Horse Forum
 12Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 54 Old 10-06-2011, 06:47 AM Thread Starter
Foal
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Launceston Australia
Posts: 56
• Horses: 9
Clydesdale I think Not ???

A couple of months ago we brought a pinto Mare in foal to a Cliydesdale Stallion we seen photos of him and im thinking there no way he Cliydesdale what do u think he is :)
Skyseternalangel likes this.

I Dont Love To Ride I Live To Ride

Last edited by BillyRox; 10-06-2011 at 06:50 AM.
BillyRox is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 54 Old 10-06-2011, 09:24 AM
Foal
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Arkansas
Posts: 160
• Horses: 2
I'm not 100% sure but I do think that clydsdales do come in that roan color. They aren't as popular as the Budweiser colored ones. I'm not a clydsdale expert or anything though! I'm sure there are some on this forum that can help!
caleybooth is offline  
post #3 of 54 Old 10-06-2011, 09:50 AM
Weanling
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Texas
Posts: 268
• Horses: 1
Wow! good luck keeping that hair brushed :)
ichliebepferde is offline  
post #4 of 54 Old 10-06-2011, 11:41 AM
Started
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Alberta, Canada
Posts: 1,779
• Horses: 2
According to the American Clysdesdale Registry:

The most common body color is bay, followed by black, brown, and chestnut. The roan trait (solid body color with white hairs throughout the coat) may be found in all the colors.

So he might be!

Sometimes I wrestle with my demons. Sometimes we just snuggle.
Red Gate Farm is offline  
post #5 of 54 Old 10-06-2011, 11:48 AM
Trained
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Hour and a Half from Town!
Posts: 6,324
• Horses: 2
I have a clydesdale and he has the same build and nose, wish I could
see his whole face! I think I'm thrown off a bit because his tail isn't
docked like mine... maybe it is just can't tell. You can see the trademark blaze
and pink nose...
I've never seen one this color, is he a percheron/Clyde mix? I have seen
roany ones but not to this extent.
This guy is such a beauty, too bad he isn't taken care of! Stormy
gets those mats in his mane if I don't take care.
Gonna be a BIG BABY!! Make sure you have help ready when it comes!
FlyGap is offline  
post #6 of 54 Old 10-06-2011, 12:30 PM
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Alberta, Canada
Posts: 4,332
• Horses: 2
Looks kind of like a shire sort to me but could very well be a Clydesdale. Hard to tell from that pic alone as he could looke more Clyde-like when he's cleaned up. VERY handsome though!

"If a horse fails to do something that is because he was not trained to do it. If a horse fails to do something properly that is because he was not trained properly."
www.wildestheartart.com
lilruffian is offline  
post #7 of 54 Old 10-06-2011, 12:42 PM
Weanling
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Weaverville NC
Posts: 695
• Horses: 1
I agree he is very pretty but really needs his mane brushed out I bet he would be stunning if he was cleaned up.

Amanda

Horses lend us the wings we lack.
Calmwaters is offline  
post #8 of 54 Old 10-06-2011, 12:57 PM
Showing
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Chino Valley, AZ
Posts: 15,536
• Horses: 1
I'm not sure. He doesn't look roan to me, he looks almost dappled gray. The brown you're seeing is most likely mud. I would almost agree with FlyGap that he looks like a Percheron/Clydsedale cross. In my opinion, he doesn't have enough feathering to be a pure Clydsedale and his build is a little off for a Clydse.
liv885 likes this.

http://i42.tinypic.com/140y8lj.png
Do not tell me I can't...because I will show you that I can.
DraftyAiresMum is offline  
post #9 of 54 Old 10-06-2011, 01:27 PM
Started
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 1,927
• Horses: 0
He might be a Clyesdale. Looks well enough, even though filthy. He certainly has enough feather to be one. I hate to think what might be under all that feather. (Thinking CPL)

Lizzie
FeatheredFeet is offline  
post #10 of 54 Old 10-06-2011, 03:34 PM
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Seattle, WA
Posts: 38,966
• Horses: 2
Body type looks very Clydesdale to me.
tinyliny 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
Clydesdale @ Work TheLastUnicorn Horse Pictures 17 04-14-2011 12:55 AM
What does a Percheron do better than a Clydesdale? Boberama Draft Horses 10 02-17-2011 04:28 PM
Clydesdale Joe0121 Horse Pictures 0 10-05-2008 11:30 PM

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