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        09-14-2013, 06:25 AM
      #61
    Trained
    Here are our two (dirty) sorrel Paint mares...

    "Cinnamon"



    And "Mandy"

         
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        09-14-2013, 01:30 PM
      #62
    Green Broke
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by mammakatja    
    Beau was a gorgeous boy. I bet he covered some ground. My barrel mare is 16.2 so I know what it feels like. And yay for seeing another barrel racer in a helmet. I always feel like I'm the only one in my very Texas area. :) I see the roan in Red's barrel. I like the combination. :)
    Beau was a looker, that's for sure! I know I will never have another horse that was as pretty as he was. He just caught your eye!

    Oh yea, until his later years, he really just always looked like he was lolly-gagging through the pattern. And then we'd stop the clock. He covered serious ground!



    I'm pretty much the only one wearing a helmet up here too. I honestly can NEVER remember ever seeing another adult anywhere wearing a helmet, besides me and my mom. (which I think it really sad after 20-some years of doing this). But I don't care; I'm going to protect my head!!



    Quote:
    Originally Posted by smrobs    
    True roan horses can have white markings on their legs. Where you're getting the "roans have dark legs" thing is that they have no roaning on their legs.
    Thanks for the clarification. I just looked for that AQHA article I read that I thought I saved, but I must not of. I just remember reading it and thinking that Red must not be a red roan (technically).
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        09-14-2013, 01:35 PM
      #63
    Yearling
    If there was a smiley with grabby hands, I'd be using it quite often on this thread. ( :
         
        09-14-2013, 01:53 PM
      #64
    Yearling
    Heres Diddly. 16.1hh TB eventer. 4 years old :)


    At a show:


    He's sadly poking just there, but he was tucked in nicely 5 seconds before the photo was taken. Typical.
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        09-16-2013, 03:14 PM
      #65
    Foal
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by JCnGrace    
    My mantra has always been " Give me a good ol' sorrel/chestnut any time". To me, there's nothing that catches my eye faster than a sorrel with a little bit of chrome. Gorgeous creatures!
    YES THIS!!! At the racetrack i'm a sucker for a Chestnut with high whites/white face.
         
        09-16-2013, 06:56 PM
      #66
    Super Moderator
    Our redhead Jazzie - she's a real sweetheart but always getting into something - sometimes more like a dog than a horse I think.
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        09-16-2013, 07:10 PM
      #67
    Yearling
    Don't mind if I do ;)
    Red is a 9 year old OTTB gelding, 16.2 1/2 hands. One of the kindest, most level headed horses I have ever met- especially for such a youngin' and TB!

    Ignore some of the confo shots, just wanted to posted this to show off his gorgeous coat and brick-house build!



















    And here he is prior to me buying him during the jumpers phase of an event he was in.


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        09-16-2013, 07:47 PM
      #68
    Yearling
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by xlionesss    
    Don't mind if I do ;)
    Red is a 9 year old OTTB gelding, 16.2 1/2 hands. One of the kindest, most level headed horses I have ever met- especially for such a youngin' and TB!

    Ignore some of the confo shots, just wanted to posted this to show off his gorgeous coat and brick-house build!



















    And here he is prior to me buying him during the jumpers phase of an event he was in.


    Gotta love a red that is just solid....red. Hardly even a hint of a star. He looks awesome!
         
        09-16-2013, 07:58 PM
      #69
    Yearling
    Thanks! That is why I fell in love with his sale ad, I saw all that red and was like OH MY GOSH NO WHITE?! People think he's boring to look at but I think he looks so classy in everything because there isn't any white to distract the eyes.
         
        09-16-2013, 08:21 PM
      #70
    Yearling
    That's why I started this thread. I think these red beauties are far from boring and I just love seeing all them here with different jobs. :)
         

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