My first horse
   

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

My first horse

This is a discussion on My first horse within the Horse Conformation Critique forums, part of the Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics category
  • My first horse

Like Tree3Likes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    10-01-2012, 08:31 PM
  #1
Yearling
My first horse

This is just for fun. What are your thoughts about him, what do you think his breed is, and what's his age.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg SCAN0022.jpg (60.8 KB, 375 views)
File Type: jpg SCAN0023.jpg (60.7 KB, 362 views)
Boo Walker likes this.
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    10-01-2012, 09:04 PM
  #2
Yearling
Looks like a welsh or shetland x quarter pony to me. A mini mr.ed I like him
Spotted likes this.
     
    10-01-2012, 10:31 PM
  #3
Green Broke
Looks like a Welsh or a Welsh cross
Hard to guess his age with just photos, but if I had to I would say mid teens...
As for conformation; he's got a nice shoulder
Neck set is decent, though it looks a little undermuscled
The depth through his girth is good
Short cannons in the front legs and possibly buck-kneed
Bum high but the length of his back is not bad
Steep slope to the croup and rather oval hindquarters
Appears as though he would square up nicely in the back legs
     
    10-01-2012, 11:09 PM
  #4
Foal
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    10-02-2012, 12:17 PM
  #5
Green Broke
Looks to have some QH in there with that jowl.. but from the hand position I would say this horse is quite small.

Like his shoulder.. wish the point of shoulder were higher and more open. Would like the peak of croup further forward. He appears down hill but on further inspection not really THAT downhill. He has very sturdy legs and good angles to his hind legs.

I would guess smooth mouth or aged.
     
    10-03-2012, 09:26 AM
  #6
Yearling
I'd say quarter, maybe 14-16? I love his color :)
     
    10-03-2012, 09:33 AM
  #7
Weanling
I'd guess quarter pony, 16-18 years old.
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    10-03-2012, 06:10 PM
  #8
Yearling
Ok, since this post has seemed to run whatever course it'll have, I'll spill the beans.

He's a grade QH, and was 32 yrs old when these pics where taken:) He passed away at the ripe old age of 42.

We know for certain his age as the people I got (leased him from) picked him up as a yearling.
AndersonEquestrian likes this.
     
    10-03-2012, 07:00 PM
  #9
Weanling
Wow! He sure looked great for his age! :)
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    10-03-2012, 07:36 PM
  #10
Yearling
Wow! Is that the world record? He was cute :)
     

Thread Tools



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:02 PM.


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