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    03-02-2011, 01:29 PM
What do you guys think of Curlies?

I have curlies and I love them mostly because I'm allergic to horses and I can handle the curlies without having real health problems.

I don't breed and none of mine are for sale. But I'm good friends with a couple breeders and promotion is always a big deal for such a small breed.

So what's your opinion of curlies? What impressions do you have of them?

I can't post pics here at work but you can look at my barn to see my horses. I make no claim that mine are a good representation of the breed. I chose my horses based on their size and the not-allergic thing.

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    03-02-2011, 03:37 PM
Green Broke
I've never had any experience with them, but I really like the way they look. I can't wait to see your pictures.
    03-02-2011, 04:24 PM
Let's see if this works

    03-02-2011, 04:29 PM
Green Broke
O.M.G... what a precious FACE!!
    03-02-2011, 04:32 PM
Okay that worked so here's my herd:

Moon - extreme curly. 1/4 percheron, 1/4 tb and 1/2 curly



Murray - 1/2 curly, 1/4 percheron, 1/4 paint

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Emmy - 1/2 curly, 1/4 belgian, 1/4 qh



Sailor - 1/2 curly, 1/2 percheron

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Chrystal - 1/2 curly, 1/2 percheron


Simon - purebred curly

    03-02-2011, 04:35 PM
Green Broke
Oooooooooooooooooh ... and they are all drafty .. me likey likey
    03-02-2011, 04:37 PM
Thanks! Draft cross curlies are fairly rare. I may have collected most of them
    03-02-2011, 04:42 PM
I love curlies! I spent 8 years working with them and getting to know the breed. They are an amazingly calm wonderful breed!
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    03-02-2011, 06:14 PM
Green Broke
I worked with a lady who breeds them in Piketon Ohio. They are neat horses. The thing I found odd about them (besides their coat) is that they have a hard time forgiving you if you treat them wrong in anyway....
    03-03-2011, 11:24 PM
We bought one back when my middle daughter was very allergic from Windy K Curlies in Oregon. He was a straight curly except for his wavy double mane. He never lost his mane or tail which I really liked :) He was very easy going once he got used to something.

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