3 Year Old QH Gelding Critique
   

       The Horse Forum > Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics > Horse Conformation Critique

3 Year Old QH Gelding Critique

This is a discussion on 3 Year Old QH Gelding Critique within the Horse Conformation Critique forums, part of the Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics category

    Like Tree2Likes
    • 1 Post By TheAQHAGirl
    • 1 Post By Faceman

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        02-13-2013, 06:43 PM
      #1
    Started
    3 Year Old QH Gelding Critique

    This is my newest trainee his name is Buddy he is 3 years old and 15 hands. What do you guys think of his conformation he is a hopeful barrel horse for a young girl. I definitely think he is a cutie



         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        02-13-2013, 07:00 PM
      #2
    Yearling
    Very cute boy you have.

    Well he has a very nice long neck with a complimenting head with it.
    His shoulders are a pretty big and is a little steep. Not sure if its just the way he's standing, but it also looks like his back legs are toed out.

    Other than what I saw, he looks very cute! I'd like to see him when he's done growing and filling out. (:
         
        02-13-2013, 07:06 PM
      #3
    Banned
    My only concern would be if he has the necessary power in the rear end. His rump is adequate, although not huge, but I am not seeing much power in his biceps and flexors...
         
        02-13-2013, 07:15 PM
      #4
    Started
    Still young has plenty of time to put some muscle on him. He is litterally turning three the beginning of next month so he has a little more growing and filling out to do. I think if he likes it he ought to make a decent first barrel horse for a young girl. Thanks guys for critique. I can't wait to ride him hopefully this weekend I can take him on a short trail ride. He's been ridden lightly but needs much more training. Going to brush up his ground work for a few days before I try to ride.
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
        02-13-2013, 08:01 PM
      #5
    Green Broke
    He looks sickle hocked and cow hocked.. he may not have enough power in his rear end to do barrells, you will need to monitor him, for his rear to muscle.
         
        02-13-2013, 08:06 PM
      #6
    Started
    Barrels are way ahead of the game though I told his owner barrels are probably a next year thing. Going to put a solid foundation on him first. I'll take some leg pictures tomorrow.
    Posted via Mobile Device
         

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Please critique 12 year old QH gelding MyBoySi Horse Conformation Critique 1 06-22-2012 12:33 PM
    6 year old gelding critique TimWhit91 Horse Conformation Critique 15 06-15-2012 11:36 AM
    Critique 4 Year Old Gelding Please mystykat Horse Conformation Critique 11 01-04-2012 11:57 PM
    Critique 3 Year old Gelding! Jet7689 Horse Riding Critique 8 04-29-2011 09:33 AM
    3 year old Gelding Confo Critique xXSweetBreezeXx Horse Riding Critique 3 02-18-2011 09:35 PM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:51 AM.


    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0