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        09-16-2013, 10:08 PM
      #1
    Banned
    What color is this?

    I have no idea what color my new mini boy is! Would love some insight.

    He has 4 white stockings, a white main and tail, a snip on his nose and a spot of white on his rump in front of his dock. He also has dapples.

    I am not a color person at all- so this boy has me stumped! Also taking name suggestions! He came with the name "Ed" and its just not doing it for me

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        09-16-2013, 10:15 PM
      #2
    Trained
    Black with Silver. Also appears to carry tobiano. Possibly frame as well.

    The dapples are from good health.
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        09-16-2013, 10:23 PM
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    Banned
    I was just told in another thread that he is a dappled silver! Googled it and those horses do look like him!
         
        09-17-2013, 01:57 AM
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    Yearling
    He's a silver dapple in the mini world. If you shaved him he would be gray with black dapples and look like a different horse.
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        09-17-2013, 02:27 AM
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    Weanling
    Black silver minimal tobiano, most likely splash as well with that snip.
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        09-17-2013, 06:13 AM
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    Weanling
    He looks the same colour as a rocky mountain horse Kinda Silver Dapple,chocolate coat with flaxen mane. He is beautiful
         
        09-17-2013, 08:16 AM
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    Trained
    Black silver/silver dapple are the same thing. Different areas of the world will use either term.

    Genetically, he is black......And carries/expresses the silver gene.
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        09-17-2013, 09:26 AM
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    Weanling
    I see his and think Romeo... don't know why!
         
        09-17-2013, 11:26 AM
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    Trained
    Silver dapple is the most common wording. The color is technically black + silver, so if you said silver dapple or silver black, it would mean the same thing. He's also a tobiano, that's what is causing the socks and the spot on his butt. Nothing about him makes me think frame.
         
        10-13-2013, 09:13 AM
      #10
    Banned
    This pony does not belong to the OP. He is the property of J3 ranch.
         

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