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    10-04-2011, 03:26 PM
These are my two mustangs. The red dun is 15.1hh and can easily pack a rider that weighs 250lbs. The bay is only 100 days out of the "wild" (BLM pens in Litchfieild, CA). He is just about ready to start his saddle training.

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    10-04-2011, 03:27 PM
Oh and the bay is only 4 years old and still has a lot of growing and filling out to do. He just hit a growth spurt and is butt high this week lol.
    10-04-2011, 05:38 PM
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Wow, I really like that last bay. Hmmmmmmm............
    10-04-2011, 05:48 PM
I just read a short book about JB Andrew...a really great story about a gorgeous horse.
    10-04-2011, 07:51 PM
Yeah, that bay is a solid looking horse...a bit steep crouped, but I like that myself...
    10-04-2011, 07:53 PM
I agree that they come in all shapes and sizes depending on the region.

I have a mustang cross and people often ask me if he's a warmblood, he's big and stocky and definitely has draft in his lineage.



He's 16.1 and i'm 5ft.
    10-04-2011, 07:57 PM
Do you use a trampoline to get on him?...
    10-04-2011, 08:10 PM
Originally Posted by Faceman    
Yeah, that bay is a solid looking horse...a bit steep crouped, but I like that myself...

I LOVE the look of a steep croup. Don't ask me why but I do<3 Sam Elliott is turning into a fine horse. He is starting his saddle training next month!
    10-04-2011, 09:53 PM
Originally Posted by Faceman    
Do you use a trampoline to get on him?...
I might now you've suggested it. I used to get on him from the ground but that got old really quick, now I use a two step and hope for the best.
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    10-04-2011, 11:26 PM
Thank you (: I never really put to mind about breeding Mustangs in such a view before. I can see where it may be hard to make any profit off of them being they go for so cheap nowadays anyhow. Maybe i'll just have a few for pleasure and have a different main breed. I quite adore Thoroughbreds as well, and I know they are tall enough for me. Gorgeous pictures by the way!

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