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        01-04-2013, 10:42 PM
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    Trained
    Check out this chestnut

    I get all the "red" chestnuts... I sure wouldn't mind having a few of these guys kicking around! He is uber cool. :)
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        01-05-2013, 01:42 AM
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    Foal
    Thats pretty! Is that what they call Wheat sorrel/chestnut? Or is it just to certain breeds like the haflinger?
         
        01-05-2013, 01:50 AM
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    Yearling
    I call that a... palomino? Hey, I've got one of those! But I don't think he even knows what color he's supposed to be other than "fluff ball" lol
         
        01-05-2013, 02:18 AM
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    Trained
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    Originally Posted by jillybean19    
    I call that a... palomino? Hey, I've got one of those! But I don't think he even knows what color he's supposed to be other than "fluff ball" lol
    If he is a purebred Arabian, he can't possibly be palomino.
         
        01-05-2013, 02:22 AM
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    Green Broke
    Okay.. why can't he be Pali and purebred Arab?
         
        01-05-2013, 02:27 AM
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    Yearling
    Pali doesn't run in Arab genetics. There are no dilute genes in purebred Arabs.
         
        01-05-2013, 02:29 AM
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    Yearling
    Are you positive he's pure? I'm currently drooling over a buckskin Arab.... That beautiful color somehow came out in the 1/64 of that horse that isn't pure Arab. If this horse is pure, what color is this? I've never seen it.
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        01-05-2013, 02:31 AM
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    Green Broke
    Interesting. Never heard that before. But then again, I have never discussed or read so much about colors and dilute genes as on this forum.
         
        01-05-2013, 02:37 AM
      #9
    Yearling
    Arabians are about as pure as it gets so they don't have a lot of colors mixed up in them. From what I understand, you get pure Arabs in chestnut, black, bay, and grey. That's about it. There are a few other things that can do funny stuff to a coat as well, like sabino. But I'm not well informed on those.
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        01-05-2013, 02:38 AM
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    Started
    I don't see where anyone said he was a purebred... Could be partbred, some horses do come out looking 99% one breed when they're a cross... It couls also be he's 99% Arab and 1% something else, who knows?
         

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