Can a bay's face turn black? - Page 2
 
 

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

Can a bay's face turn black?

This is a discussion on Can a bay's face turn black? within the Horse Colors and Genetics forums, part of the Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics category

    Like Tree8Likes

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        11-06-2012, 06:03 AM
      #11
    Trained
    Bay horse in winter...

    This post has a few shots of "Bubba" - a brown that mimics "classic" bay in summer but is definitely bay
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        11-06-2012, 06:38 AM
      #12
    Yearling
    Ok he's a brown that mimicks bay? But he's bay... Ok I tried to read the whole thread to figure it out.Ok I got some sorty crappy shots of his summer coat last year (he's not photogenic lol...) and then it will be ordered end of winter and early spring....I'll take a picture today of his face! I have to braid hair!
    Attached Images
    File Type: jpg jcc bike sunday 2011 055.jpg (75.8 KB, 85 views)
    File Type: jpg jcc bike sunday 2011 049.jpg (90.9 KB, 83 views)
    File Type: jpg 548336_2010100709479_1939620825_n.jpg (88.7 KB, 84 views)
    File Type: jpg 528849_2010107949660_1811872913_n.jpg (85.1 KB, 86 views)
    File Type: jpg 580735_2094308334617_1912451756_n.jpg (51.0 KB, 84 views)
    File Type: jpg 200686_2351125034874_2015073443_n.jpg (67.6 KB, 85 views)
         
        11-06-2012, 06:41 AM
      #13
    Yearling
    I figure he's a bay, but I enjoy showing him off, lol... He's such a sweetie! The pic with the flag blanket he has a darker face, but it's even darker this year. But I'll post pics tomorrow. If you forget aboutme I'll just message them to you chiilea. He's filled out so nice! :)
         
        11-06-2012, 06:43 AM
      #14
    Trained
    I won't forget about you - I read every thread in this part of the forum, and usually get to read twice a day - no life, I know lol.

    Is his muzzle paler than the rest of his face?
    Wheatermay likes this.
         
        11-06-2012, 07:04 AM
      #15
    Yearling
    Hold on... I'll do digging, but I think it is in the winter, but the very tip turns black?... He turns really red... Its hard to remember the details...lol these r the goofy faces he does when I take pics! Then when he hears the click his ears perk up, lol...
    Attached Images
    File Type: jpg DSC04084.jpg (36.7 KB, 89 views)
    File Type: jpg DSC04028.jpg (34.3 KB, 85 views)
    File Type: jpg 23677_1102134970903_1752597098_203862_6769442_n.jpg (96.6 KB, 87 views)
         
        11-06-2012, 07:10 AM
      #16
    Yearling
    This is his brown half brother. I was braiding and deburring... I didnt take a pic when I finished either!!! I took the picture showing how bad he had the burrs, lol... Not a flattering angle of him either.
    Attached Images
    File Type: jpg 553803_2483763710758_1618991366_n.jpg (54.1 KB, 87 views)
         
        11-07-2012, 12:49 AM
      #17
    Weanling
    Your bay is like mine. As her winter coat comes in, she gets darker, almost a dark brown/black appearance, especially around her face. I'll have to get some pics and post them.
    Wheatermay likes this.
         
        11-07-2012, 04:11 AM
      #18
    Trained
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by SaddleStrings    
    Your bay is like mine. As her winter coat comes in, she gets darker, almost a dark brown/black appearance, especially around her face. I'll have to get some pics and post them.
    Your "bay" is brown in that case.
         
        11-07-2012, 06:17 AM
      #19
    Yearling
    Yea, Buck's brother is owned by my mother in law. Him and his brother are browns. I thought they were bays for the longest time. I think that's why I didnt get Buck's coloring. But by time I started pulling out old braids yesterday I couldnt get a good picture. Is Buck (the horse I was asking about) a Bay or a light brown?
         
        11-07-2012, 06:26 AM
      #20
    Trained
    I am leaning toward light brown to be honest.
         

    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
    Lets see your bald face/wide blaze/blue eye/apron face horses sommsama09 Horse Pictures 46 12-18-2012 12:04 AM
    Black hair on my sorrel's face LuvMyPerlinoQH Horse Colors and Genetics 3 03-27-2012 03:46 PM
    pics of horses born black, turn grey, and end up being white? please share! dirtymartini Horse Breeds 30 01-29-2011 01:18 AM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:02 PM.


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