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post #1 of 7 Old 08-04-2010, 03:38 PM Thread Starter
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ok i went and bought a appy mare but she is a solid cremello with the pink skin and like very little to none spots like if they are there not noticible she is so nice and can ride her bridless she is amazing she will let you hug on her whatever but i heard appy's are mean pigheaded horses she has a pretty white long mane and tail

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post #2 of 7 Old 08-04-2010, 03:41 PM
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I do not really see a question in there.

What color your horse is and it having a pretty mane and tail really does not affect how it performs or behaves.

There is an old saying that really is true - Pretty is as pretty does.

Appaloosas are like every other breed. Each horse is an individual. If your horse does what you want your horse to do then what does it matter that others say appy's are pig headed?
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post #3 of 7 Old 08-04-2010, 03:41 PM
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So what are you trying to say? Or asking? Your post is very confusing.
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post #4 of 7 Old 08-04-2010, 04:39 PM
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Appaloosa's, like any horse breed, can be mean, pig headed horses if bred for color instead of for temperament and conformation FIRST and FOREMOST.

A big issue is that people pick the prettiest, or best looking Appy's, and give no thought to their actual quality as a breeding horse.

Bad training can also cause meanness and stubbornness. Your girl was obviously trained well.

Does she have papers? Appaloosa's are sometimes born solid, or with a light color light her you may not be able to see her color. Some Appy's have thin or scraggly mains/tails, and some may have fuller ones. She could be an Appy cross if her mane and tail are very full and long.

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post #5 of 7 Old 08-04-2010, 04:52 PM
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post #6 of 7 Old 08-04-2010, 04:54 PM
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Uh, try to punctuate & separate your sentences, or else you're going to fry all of our brains ;)

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post #7 of 7 Old 08-04-2010, 07:00 PM
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going to? I know mine is already fried....

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