2 Years Old, Hows he looking?

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2 Years Old, Hows he looking?

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    06-01-2014, 05:33 AM
2 Years Old, Hows he looking?

Hello again forum friends! My horse Riker recently turned 2 and I was curious as to what you all think of him in his current growth stange. If any additional pictures are needed I can provide, just ask. ^_^
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    06-02-2014, 10:08 AM
I think he looks fairly balanced for a two year old. First thing that caught my eye is how light boned he is. A bit downhill, but may level out. Fairly short back. A bit too straight through the hind leg and slightly tied in at the knee up front. Shoulder adequate, but could be more sloping. Hip a bit short as well as slightly steep croup. Nice slope to pasterns. Pretty color and cute expression. Does he have some Arab in him?
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    06-02-2014, 11:45 AM
What breed is he?

He is downhill a bit, and a bit post-legged. Hard to tell with the pictures, but looks like his back is too long (compared to the neck). Hocks are set a bit high for my liking.

I sure like his head and his shoulder though.
    06-02-2014, 02:22 PM
He is an APHA QH. Sorry, should of included that information. While taking these photos I was having him backup and move forward quite a bit trying to get him to square up, perhaps I made him look weird by having him "pose" so to say. Here are a couple more photos. Thanks for the replies so far!! :)
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    06-02-2014, 02:35 PM
He is just really lightly built, lightly muscled for an APHA. I think the original photos are pretty good and he doesn't look weird to me. He still has lots of growing to do.
    06-03-2014, 12:41 PM
Alrighty. Thank you all for the replies. I don't know what half of it means so I'll be doing a lot of reading haha.
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    06-05-2014, 06:50 PM
If you ever decide to sell, PLEASE MESSAGE ME :) I love his color!
    06-07-2014, 06:35 PM
Heh. Pretty sure I am keeping this guy for a good while! :) I absolutely love his coloring too. I can't wait until he is full grown.
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    06-08-2014, 03:54 PM
Please keep up the updates!

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