~ Hotbloods, Coldbloods or Warmbloods? - Page 2
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics > Horse Breeds

~ Hotbloods, Coldbloods or Warmbloods?

This is a discussion on ~ Hotbloods, Coldbloods or Warmbloods? within the Horse Breeds forums, part of the Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics category

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        10-25-2009, 04:53 PM
      #11
    Started
    Yeah but its a long way down like I am not sure exactly what Phoebe is in terms of fractions of horses lol
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        10-25-2009, 05:15 PM
      #12
    Yearling
    I must admit. Thoroughbreds do make nice allrounders.....hmmmm.....difficult choice.......
         
        10-25-2009, 10:24 PM
      #13
    Green Broke
    Best for what? The answer is going to differ according to what you consider "best".
         
        10-25-2009, 11:36 PM
      #14
    Trained
    I like Scandinavian bred Warmbloods (Swedish, Danish, Norwegian and Finnish). I loooove Hanoverians though. My favorite horses are usually mixes of these breeds.
         
        10-25-2009, 11:40 PM
      #15
    Weanling
    I am at a tie between warmbloods and coldbloods. I love several of the traits exhibited in both types. :)
         
        10-25-2009, 11:55 PM
      #16
    Yearling
    In general, I would have to say coldbloods. The Bashkir Curlies are my favorite breed and majority wise they are a cold blooded breed. My gelding is the exact spitting image of that (although, lol he does have his spastic BLAHHHH moments :) ) But, I don't mind having a hotblooded horse. My other horse is a Arab X Bashkir Curly and she can go go go all day. On a scale of one to ten, one being the coldest horse out there she is about a seven or a eight. But, yeah, in general I would have to say coldbloods would win my vote.
         
        10-26-2009, 12:14 AM
      #17
    Green Broke
    That's kind of a tricky classification because of the Warmblood category. By process of elimination, all ponies and stock horses for example would be considered "warmbloods". And yet we all have a pretty definate term of what Warmbloods actually are. I think in these times, terms like Ponies and Stock Horses definitely have to be added to the range of definition or they're left out.

    Either way, I'm definitely more of a hot blooded person. I prefer the horses with quite a bit of pep and vinegar, ones with good speed and stamina. More directly, I'm hopelessly obsessed with Arabs.

    However, I like them because of what they're good at. If I ever got into jumping, I'd definitely be turning my eye more to the Warmblood category, or possible still a Thoroughbred.

    I'm really interested in some gaming, so I actually bought a 2 year old Paint filly. Haha, she may not be much better at it then my Arab, but I think she's a lot more likely to be (my Arab doesn't have the power on her haunches) so I was happy looking into other breeds.

    It all depends on what my interest is, and it tends to change a lot! I like doing EVERYTHING, I swear!
         
        10-26-2009, 12:54 AM
      #18
    Yearling
    Honestly, lol, I LOVE drafts, but will turn my head and drool over Hot Bloods,
    But my absolute favourite is drafts and especially GYPSY VANNERS !!!
    :)
         
        10-26-2009, 12:58 AM
      #19
    Super Moderator
    I'm a fan of hotbloods, Arabs in particular (I'm not much of a fan of TB's but that's just me). I like them the best when they're like my girl, she's steady when I need her to be but she has no qualms about having a little fun now and then. I also feel that she has the guts to get us out of almost any situation we get into, and get us out safely because she's smart as well as gutsy. I also love how I don't have to mess around with to try to get her to go faster yet she's very responsive to me when I ask her to slow down.

    I do like a good coldblood every now and then however, and I'm sure that most any horse that fully enjoys their work and is well trained can behave in the ways I just described Lacey behaving. =)
         
        10-26-2009, 01:09 AM
      #20
    Yearling
    Can I just have one of EVERYTHING?
         

    Tags
    breeds, coldbloods, hotbloods, warmbloods

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
    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:

    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

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Dare i ask what people think of warmbloods?? hsharp123 Horse Breeds 108 07-28-2010 02:34 PM
    Warmbloods vs QH Kentucky Horse Breeding 12 05-29-2009 04:41 PM
    Warmbloods & Warmblood Crosses EquitationStar Horse Breeds 35 03-30-2009 07:58 PM
    Warmbloods of Color appylover31803 Horse Breeds 13 07-25-2008 03:41 PM
    For Those of You Who Know About Warmbloods..... Spirithorse Horse Breeding 5 02-03-2008 03:27 PM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:26 PM.


    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0