Originally Posted by texasgal
Ah .... but they were roan. Born roan, genetically. *wink*
well, with my bay, I don't know anything about her parents, just that she's a QH/arab and that just what the guy I bought her from told me. She had a younger sister there too. But I don't know what parent was what, what color, not even any locations.
While i've been trying to search for an answer I have come across many many people discussing changes in their horses. And many, at least say, that their horses started roan, not grey, after some years. Born solid.
Not sure if its relevant to this topic, but when she gets nicked her hair grown in BLACK. And her summer coat is looking like its going to be very light.
But for all I know one of her parents was a roan