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        12-22-2013, 02:40 AM
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    Yearling
    What color is he?

    I've always thought he was an Sorrel Overo, that's what his pervious owners registered him as. But many people have told me that he's actually a tovero. You can't notice it in pictures, but he's actually roaning a little bit. Makes me wonder if he will roan more as he ages. (He's 8 right now)



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        12-22-2013, 02:49 AM
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    Yearling
    No he is not a tovero, tovero is tobiano plus any of the overo patterns, he definitely is not tobiano. I'm sure plenty of people here will tell you what all they think he has, but sorrel overo would also be correct.
         
        12-22-2013, 03:39 AM
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    Foal
    Sorrel Overo, looks like he most likely has Sabino as well. (causing the speckly type spots and the roaning). It is possible he might get more roaning but I would not expect it to get super extensive by any means.
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        12-22-2013, 06:56 AM
      #4
    Trained
    He is indeed a Sorrel Overo.

    Not Tovero.

    He carries the Frame and Sabino patterns. The "roaning" is caused by Sabino.
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        12-22-2013, 11:48 AM
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    Yearling
    Okay thanks!
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        12-22-2013, 12:13 PM
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    Started
    He is probably frame maybe splash with that bottom heavy face white but I kinda want to say instead of sabino maybe dominant white. He is marked very similarly to my dominant white paints sire was DW himself.
         
        12-22-2013, 09:22 PM
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    Yearling
    Okay thanks!
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        12-23-2013, 11:13 AM
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    Weanling
    I say sabino, splash and frame
         
        12-23-2013, 11:14 AM
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    Weanling
    I could see a case for DW
         
        12-23-2013, 02:17 PM
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    Yearling
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by wakiya    
    I say sabino, splash and frame
    What do you mean by splash and frame?
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