Color Conundrum - Page 3 - The Horse Forum
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #21 of 24 Old 02-27-2013, 01:29 AM
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: North Dakota
Posts: 5,582
• Horses: 2
I would either like to see proof of his dam's homozygous agouti, or my vote is test Cinny for it.
Posted via Mobile Device
NdAppy and CCH like this.
Poseidon is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #22 of 24 Old 02-27-2013, 12:49 PM
Green Broke
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Idaho
Posts: 3,440
• Horses: 0
Maybe the test for the dam was "aa" and was mistranslated lol
SunnyDraco is online now  
post #23 of 24 Old 02-27-2013, 12:59 PM
Green Broke
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Indiana
Posts: 4,378
• Horses: 2
Originally Posted by lilruffian View Post
If he fades to bay in the summer he is probably brown.
Do you have more photos of him when he is not clipped?
You can't always go by registration papers either, as many people will call a brown horse black and the registry will not always correct this.
Isn't that the truth - according the searchable JC records, Aero (aka Lady Brave Heart) is a chestnut -- she is bay as bay can be. I finally reached out to the JC because the marking descriptions and part of the tattoo we could read all matched - everything but the color (and that is kind of a big discrepancy). I received confirmation that Aero is the horse in question, a mistake had been made on her foal papers and that there had never been a request filed to correct the foal papers -- all her other records carried the correct color description. I can't say I understand all of how the JC papers work, but coming direct from the JC that this IS the horse in question and then having it verified when we located her original owner/breeder is all the convincing I need. So, officially if you look up her tattoo you will get a "chestnut filly" result, when she is anything but.
themacpack is offline  
post #24 of 24 Old 02-27-2013, 02:24 PM
Green Broke
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Posts: 4,510
• Horses: 2
Hahaha agreed, I'd trust Ndappy and Chiilaa (sp? Sorry, been awhile!) over someone's "recollection" of a test being done.

I want to know if Jynx is brown, black or smokey black. Ndappy told me just to test or I'll never know because she doesn't have enough color to get a good gauge - that's good enough for me! Hopefully testing this year along with LWO!
Posted via Mobile Device
MacabreMikolaj is offline  

Quick Reply

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:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


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
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Windy wet weather conundrum Saddlebag Horse Health 6 10-27-2012 07:13 AM
Calming a conundrum here :) tlkng1 Horse Talk 6 04-01-2012 10:26 AM
Boarding Conundrum! Skyseternalangel Horse Boarding 2 01-12-2012 03:25 PM
Canada Quarantine Conundrum - Exporting Equines HollyLolly Horse Talk 0 09-17-2011 04:04 PM
Saddle fit conundrum iridehorses Horse Tack and Equipment 8 07-19-2008 08:20 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome