foal & mini color questons
I have never breed horses & dont ever intend to, but I am courious about the huge color changes that foal & mini's have. With foals, I've seen ones that to me looked pali at birth & when they hit their first shed looked brown. With minis, I've seen one that I though was a very pretty silver with a black mane & tail only to have the owner tell me she was a bay under all the hair. How the heck does this happen? I use to raise labs & when a puppy was born black, it stayed black. It didn't change to a chocolate. How the heck are they pulling off this massive color change????