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post #1 of 39 Old 02-12-2012, 04:45 PM Thread Starter
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Smile Your Favorite Color? :)

I'm sure we all have our favorite horsey colors. Mine is a buckskin or dun... although I seem to be a sorrel and chestnut magnet... What is your favorite?

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post #2 of 39 Old 02-12-2012, 05:16 PM
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Anything brindle, Dapple greys, chestnuts if they have lots of chrome, Grullos that are more silvery :) Silver blacks...actually anything will silver ;p
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Bay, definitely. And bay based (i.e. Buckskin, bay tobiano...so bay with a modifier.) Though not so much a fan of bay roan.
Most of my favorite horses/ponies have been bay based! First guy was a rescue pony, welsh type, solid bay with no white. He was adorable but was quite scared of people for a while. I got to help him get over that. Then a Bay Arabian mare, the mother of my Buckskin girl. Also scared of people and all sorts of stuff. I got to work with her on lots of that, almost got up the gumption to try to ride her but never actually threw my leg over the saddle, then I broke my thumb and couldn't do anything with them, then the farm shut down and she got sold.

My Buckskin girl, though I haven't actually gotten to handle her much personally she looks and seems to act very much like her mother. (Very old picture, she was about a year and a half old and she'd just stepped off the trailer from her trip to her new home from a previous owner {not the breeder})

Then this chubby little bay tobiano pony named....Chubbs. He was super pushy and not too respectful at first but very cute. He was about 10hh and I had to pick my feet up the few times I rode him.


Although my favorite pony to ride at the "pony place" as I called it was this girl. A very solid 12hh pony, a very fun ride. I always rode her with just a halter and lead rope. She could be difficult but I think it was cause she was kind of insecure. She was what I considered to be the #2, or the enforcer. Actually the huge head of the mare that's photo bombing her shot was the lead mare.
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I pretty much do not have a colour that I dislike. I'll take any horse. But my all time favourite colours are black bay and palomino =)
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I like the right shade of almost any color! But I absolutely love my mare's shade of grulla,

And I'm currently hoping for a buckskin dun. I pretty much love all things dun, but also love golden palominos, blacks, bright bays, sorrels w/ flaxen manes, etc.
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post #6 of 39 Old 02-13-2012, 12:17 AM
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I have two sorrels and a black..My black mare looks more bay than black right now though..My favorite colors are a chocolate palomino, black, dark grey with black points, and a dark bay..Even thought I do love my sorrels..

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I pretty much do not have a colour that I dislike. I'll take any horse. But my all time favourite colours are black bay and palomino =)
Laugh! I have your horses then!

You see the black/bay above and then my sister's palomino..

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post #7 of 39 Old 02-13-2012, 12:19 AM
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anything roan. My favorite is a red roan appaloosa though! Or brindle, anything with chrome, black, anything dappled, ok pretty much any color

the hardest part of riding is the ground... yup sounds about right
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post #8 of 39 Old 02-13-2012, 12:22 AM
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may favs in no particular order

Dark bay
Black
Grey w/black points
Dark golden palomino with bleach white main and tail
Roans (blue, bay, and reds[sometimes])
Buckskin

I also love most horses with a bald face or a really thick blaze, the more chrome on some colors the better!

I am not a huge fan of reds but I own one.
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liver chestnut, dapple gray and black and Paint black and white

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post #10 of 39 Old 02-13-2012, 02:00 AM
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I love a paint of any color.

vv This one right here would be my dream horse if I got a choice.



Pssh.I didn't pick up the wrong lead
It's called a counter canter...
...A very advanced maneuver.
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