weird dark patches on buckskin? - The Horse Forum

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 6 Old 05-08-2013, 09:44 PM Thread Starter
Foal
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: southern ill
Posts: 128
• Horses: 1
weird dark patches on buckskin?

This is new to angel, she has dark patches on her flanks and hindquarters. Any idea what they are? Sorry If the picture isn't very good
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 20130508_195450.jpg (52.4 KB, 174 views)
skipsangelheir is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 6 Old 05-08-2013, 11:15 PM
Started
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Oklahoma
Posts: 2,456
• Horses: 4
How old is this horse? Cand we get more pics and full body? Hard to tell from that pic. Could be odd shedding hairs or a concetration of sooty.

Noey's Herd
http://i208.photobucket.com/albums/bb119/catnoles/C4B3846B-0C4B-47DE-9615-9EF8D20471CB-1457-000000C51514425D-1_zpsf6857fd7-1_zps705476ca.jpg

Last edited by Peppy Barrel Racing; 05-08-2013 at 11:17 PM.
Peppy Barrel Racing is offline  
post #3 of 6 Old 05-09-2013, 12:11 AM Thread Starter
Foal
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: southern ill
Posts: 128
• Horses: 1
She is 17, Ill try to get some better ones tomorrow.
Posted via Mobile Device
skipsangelheir is offline  
post #4 of 6 Old 05-09-2013, 12:29 AM
Trained
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: North Dakota
Posts: 5,582
• Horses: 2
Is she still shedding her winter coat? It could be from that. Mine grows in darker hairs right after her shedding for spring, but then it grows back in gold again. Right now, she's shedding in clumps rather than evenly, so it looks like she has rainrot from a distance.
Poseidon is offline  
post #5 of 6 Old 05-09-2013, 07:59 AM Thread Starter
Foal
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: southern ill
Posts: 128
• Horses: 1
Yea, she finished shedding about a week ago. Thanks for the help:)
Posted via Mobile Device
skipsangelheir is offline  
post #6 of 6 Old 05-09-2013, 12:46 PM
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Copley, OH
Posts: 4,760
• Horses: 1
My buckskin has dark hairs like that she is just finishing shedding out as well :)

"The times when you have seen only one set of footprints in the sand, is when I carried you..."
Hoofprints in the Sand is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.



User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
bald patches horsegirlxx Horse Health 0 10-04-2012 07:12 AM
Dark patches on grass?! harryclifford Barn Maintenance 2 04-13-2012 01:42 PM
How to tell dark bay from dark brown Arksly Horse Colors and Genetics 31 04-26-2011 01:03 AM
Sweat Patches RedTree Horse Tack and Equipment 6 06-06-2010 10:45 PM
Patches, this is so funny! jill Horse Videos 9 03-09-2007 03:09 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome