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post #1 of 8 Old 11-29-2011, 02:33 PM Thread Starter
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What color?

Normally he's like a sorrel but his color has darkened alot. Its like a brown with a silvery hue that is circling his dapples.

Here he is in the winter:

His summer coat this summer:


His old color:

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post #2 of 8 Old 11-29-2011, 02:36 PM Thread Starter
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Is he like a flaxen liver chestnut?
Also, what color halter would look good on him? Red?

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post #3 of 8 Old 11-29-2011, 03:02 PM
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I would say no to the red halter. Turquoise or Purple! :)
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He looks chestnut/sorrel to me.

I personally like leather halters.
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Looks like a flaxen chestnut/sorrel to me as well.

Leather halters... love them! If you are going with something other than leather, blue and green family of colors look the best against red coats.
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post #6 of 8 Old 11-29-2011, 03:20 PM
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isn't he just a handsome thing! Flaxen Chestnut Tobiano Splash.
Blues and Greens would look fab on him. Stay away from reds, oranges, yellows.
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post #7 of 8 Old 11-29-2011, 11:24 PM
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I'm not sure where the flaxen is coming in as him mane is just white, not flaxen, but a sorrel paint.

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I'm not sure where the flaxen is coming in as him mane is just white, not flaxen, but a sorrel paint.
His forelock is flaxen. If it were not, it would be red, like his body. His mane is white from the pinto markings.

Quite a nice looking fellow! Love the heavy set ponies! (All horses are ponies to me, even my 16.2 drafter, LOL).

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