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Dark bay, bay-brown, brown or black?? Help!

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        08-01-2013, 10:08 AM
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    Foal
    Dark bay, bay-brown, brown or black?? Help!

    My standardbred gelding (and a lot of other standies on the farm) change colour according to seasons; some more than others. Choco in particular appears a light, faded bay one part of the year; then will change to a darker brown and at other times will appear pitch-black. His mane and tail always stay black, as do his legs. His muzzle will lighten to a 'tan' colour and darken again throughout his colour change as well. I have always thought of him as a dark bay, although I have heard recently that he may be brown. What is he really?
         
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        08-01-2013, 10:16 AM
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    Trained
    Sounds brown. Do you have pictures?
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        08-01-2013, 10:16 AM
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    Yearling
    I'm going to put my money on brown, but pictures would help. My standardbred changes colors throughout the seasons and she's brown.
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        08-01-2013, 10:23 AM
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    Foal
    Here's some piccys :)
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        08-01-2013, 10:23 AM
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    Trained
    If it is the same horse that is in your thread here - Wanting some info on this standardbred gelding conformation

    That horse is a brown.
         
        08-01-2013, 10:29 AM
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    Foal
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    If it is the same horse that is in your thread here - Wanting some info on this standardbred gelding conformation

    That horse is a brown.
    Yeah it's the same horse :) Thanks
         
        08-01-2013, 10:29 AM
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    Trained
    Yep brown.
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        08-01-2013, 11:22 AM
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    Started
    Light muzzle a dead giveaway Definitely a badass brown! Love him!
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        08-01-2013, 09:01 PM
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    Started
    Definitely brown!
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