Originally Posted by Chiilaa
I went and looked at newborn photos, and I am pretty sure he is a brown based buckskin, which is also contributing to him being darker now. Also, as Peppy said, first shed is generally the darkest shed that most horses will go through (some exceptions will always be there to prove me wrong).
Notice I said "almost".
And I could see that baby being brown based too. I wouldnt be shocked.