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post #1 of 10 Old 05-06-2013, 06:19 PM Thread Starter
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Question Roan...?

we bought a horse about two weeks ago, and i still have no idea
what's up with her color
she looks like a kind of roan... geez i don't even know >.<





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post #2 of 10 Old 05-06-2013, 07:18 PM
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She is Gray She looks like she has some remnants or her orginal color. How old is she?
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post #3 of 10 Old 05-06-2013, 07:25 PM
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Looks like varnish roan to me.
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I said in your original thread she's a varnish roan. No grey.
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post #5 of 10 Old 05-06-2013, 07:34 PM
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Oh she is really varnished out
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post #6 of 10 Old 05-06-2013, 08:51 PM
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Yeah the way you can tell is the remaining color on her "hard points", nasal bones, joints, cheeks.
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post #7 of 10 Old 05-06-2013, 08:58 PM
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Yep, varnished. If you give her a bath, you'll be able to tell if she had a blanket or not before varnish took over. Looks like she probably had a bay base.
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post #8 of 10 Old 05-07-2013, 04:26 PM Thread Starter
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Yep, varnished. If you give her a bath, you'll be able to tell if she had a blanket or not before varnish took over. Looks like she probably had a bay base.
she's about 12
ok, varnished..

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post #9 of 10 Old 05-07-2013, 08:40 PM
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varnish .. appy ??
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post #10 of 10 Old 05-08-2013, 12:19 AM
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Yes varnish is an Appaloosa caracteristic...
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