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post #1 of 5 Old 06-19-2012, 09:42 AM Thread Starter
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LOOOK white on a black hoof

I have a 2 year old filly that is bay with black legs, there is a white marking above the hoof but the hoof is black. Why???
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post #2 of 5 Old 06-19-2012, 10:06 AM
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post #3 of 5 Old 06-19-2012, 11:51 AM Thread Starter
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The Bay in the middle on the front left leg has the marking.
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post #4 of 5 Old 06-19-2012, 12:06 PM
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It looks to just be a white marking on the coronet.

You could take a pic of just the leg for a better opinion.

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post #5 of 5 Old 06-19-2012, 07:34 PM
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It could be just a white marking that has not caused the hoof to whiten. It's unusual, to be sure, but not unheard of. The other thing is that it could be a scar from an old injury.

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