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post #1 of 16 Old 01-18-2013, 11:23 PM Thread Starter
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Colour Confusion?

I was browsing flickr horse photos and I came upon this oddly coloured horse:
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It looked like a palomino, but it doesn't have a lighter mane and tail? I'm so confused!
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post #2 of 16 Old 01-18-2013, 11:27 PM
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It's a buckskin. Possibly on a wild bay base as opposed to a classic bay base.
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post #3 of 16 Old 01-18-2013, 11:32 PM
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Most certianly not a pali. Looks like a buckskin
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Agreed definitely buckskin!
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Hmm... looks suspiciously mottled on the muzzle and around the eye to me! I am going to go against the popular vote and say champagne.
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Where are you seeing mottling all I see is grey skin
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post #7 of 16 Old 01-19-2013, 12:56 PM
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my first thought is amber chamagne, there went any pics of it face or eyes was there?
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post #8 of 16 Old 01-19-2013, 01:07 PM Thread Starter
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No, just a side shot. Pretty horse, though. Looks big and fat, haha. I too see a bit of mottling, and I first though this is a very light colour for a buckskin, even on a wild bay base.
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post #9 of 16 Old 01-19-2013, 01:48 PM
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Definitely an amber champagne.. not a buckskin or a palomino
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post #10 of 16 Old 01-19-2013, 04:48 PM
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I saw that horse on another thread here I am pretty sure, They had other pics and she had green eyes. The consensus on that thread was amber champagne.

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