Critique my new boy?
 
 

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

Critique my new boy?

This is a discussion on Critique my new boy? within the Horse Conformation Critique forums, part of the Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics category

    Like Tree2Likes

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        12-05-2012, 04:28 PM
      #1
    Foal
    Critique my new boy?

    I just bought this 3 year old quarter horse. How do you think he will perform as a hunter or all around horse?
    Attached Images
    File Type: jpg Diesel1.jpg (58.1 KB, 283 views)
    File Type: jpg Diesel2.jpg (67.1 KB, 273 views)
    File Type: jpg Diesel3.jpg (71.5 KB, 268 views)
    File Type: jpg Diesel4.jpg (77.6 KB, 272 views)
    Hidalgo13 likes this.
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        12-06-2012, 02:36 AM
      #2
    Weanling
    I'm rubbish at conformation but I think he's stunning!
         
        12-06-2012, 11:23 PM
      #3
    Started
    Welcome. I suspect you must change your username now, eh?

    While I know little about GHs, your boy appears very different, from those I am used to seeing. Maybe it is because we see so many who are overbuilt and muscled with sagging bums.

    What a handsome youngster and in lovely condition. I would probably like to see a little meat in his neck (which will possibly come with age) and wonder if his pasterns might be a shade too long. I like his head and the fact his ears are always forward and alert.

    I would like to see this boy in a couple of years. Definitely craves an English saddle and tack.

    Lizzie
    egrogan likes this.
         
        12-07-2012, 01:08 AM
      #4
    Super Moderator
    QH? Looks like he's half Thoroughbred to me. He is really gorgeous. Don't you call that colorations "Rose gray"? Truly lovely.
         
        12-07-2012, 02:19 AM
      #5
    Weanling
    Stunning. Lovely colour, and he's standing up really nicely. Nice head on him too. I agree with lizzie, his neck could be a bit thicker, but that may come with age. A gorgeous horse! :)
         
        12-07-2012, 02:21 AM
      #6
    Weanling
    Wow! Beautiful horse! I think he shall make a elegant hunter mount. I bet he moves with grace!
         
        12-07-2012, 03:36 AM
      #7
    Super Moderator
    I'm not a pro when it comes to conformation, but I know a really good horse when I see one - and he's definitely among the good ones. Congrats, he's looking great!
         
        12-07-2012, 03:42 AM
      #8
    Started
    Do you know the bloodlines?
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
        12-07-2012, 11:31 AM
      #9
    Green Broke
    He looks a bit Appendix QH.. very much a nice TB shoulder (for hunters this is great). The only things I can see is he appears a bit back at the knee (not good for jumping) and he seems a bit straight through his hocks. Nice bay greying out.
         
        12-07-2012, 11:34 AM
      #10
    Foal
    I really like him! It's like he's sexy and he knows it lol He really likes to stand there and look pretty!
         

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
    Message:
    Options

    Register Now

    In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

    Already have a Horse Forum account?
    Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

    New to the Horse Forum?
    Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

    User Name:
    Password
    Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
    Password:
    Confirm Password:
    Email Address
    Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
    Email Address:

    Log-in

    Human Verification

    In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


    Old Thread Warning
    This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Canter critique- first time critique, please be nice lol Rachel1786 Horse Riding Critique 11 12-05-2012 12:00 AM
    Western Riding critique and confo critique on Romeo Pidge Horse Riding Critique 19 10-09-2012 03:21 AM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:11 AM.


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