Please critique 12yo OTTB mare
 
 

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

Please critique 12yo OTTB mare

This is a discussion on Please critique 12yo OTTB mare within the Horse Conformation Critique forums, part of the Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics category

    Like Tree8Likes
    • 2 Post By Rideordie112
    • 2 Post By ForeverSunRider
    • 1 Post By SaskGal
    • 1 Post By tinyliny
    • 1 Post By SullysRider
    • 1 Post By Elana

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        03-04-2014, 04:59 AM
      #1
    Foal
    Please critique 12yo OTTB mare

    Hi! Please critique my now 12 year old 17h off track Thoroughbred mare, Trinity. Reg name is Finds More. Right now she is being trail ridden and shown western/english locally as well as some hunter paces and cross country schooling, hopeful to get into eventing but it's been hard as I live in a primarily western area.

    Mix of old and new pictures, could not find any straight on from in front or behind. Will get some soon. Thanks!556492_578518454190_1725871585_n.jpg

    1011573_10101795993501654_2028651352_n.jpg

    526871_10101795993282094_577344738_n.jpg

    1234934_639478424920_1598129275_n.jpg

    1186079_10101796002593434_2001235018_n.jpg

    553178_568814875240_1119988455_n.jpg

    1456762_649593259710_2136757659_n.jpg
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        03-04-2014, 10:27 AM
      #2
    Yearling
    I don't know much about conformation, but she sure is a pretty thing.
    Posted via Mobile Device
    Kaleighlg and BlackBetty like this.
         
        03-04-2014, 11:31 AM
      #3
    Yearling
    She's pretty. It's hard to tell due to her coloring and lighting of the pictures but in some of them I thought she was built slightly downhill but that could just be due to how large her withers are. I really like her butt region lol but that could just be me.

    You'll have to wait to hear from others more qualified.
    Kaleighlg and BlackBetty like this.
         
        03-04-2014, 08:15 PM
      #4
    Foal
    Thank you! And yeah her withers are a nightmare! It's been hard finding saddles that fit but I finally got a really good fitting American Saddlery endurance saddle and ok fitting English.
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
        03-04-2014, 08:16 PM
      #5
    Foal
    I also think her pasterns are shorter than desired and more upright?
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
        03-04-2014, 08:38 PM
      #6
    Yearling
    She seems to be have small bones compared to her muscles. Probably has very large lungs do to her chest... good thing!
    Posted via Mobile Device
    BlackBetty likes this.
         
        03-04-2014, 10:07 PM
      #7
    Super Moderator
    Very "laid back " shoulder. But, this is one nice mare!
    BlackBetty likes this.
         
        03-04-2014, 10:21 PM
      #8
    Yearling
    I like her hip. She looks sickle hocked. Her back is a little long as is her coupling. She also looks to be a little fine boned. Everything else is nice.
    BlackBetty likes this.
         
        03-05-2014, 12:22 PM
      #9
    Green Broke
    Nice mare but she is sickle hocked and stands camped under behind. She has a decent topline tho the prominent withers will likely cause saddle fitting issues. Her shoulder lays back well though I wish her angle at point of shoulder was a little more open and the humerus did not lay quite as flat. She has a very nice rear end.. lots of muscling with a good tail set.

    In front she is a bit back at the knee though she has good bone. Her neck sets correctly on her shoulder and ties in well both at the withers and at the chest.
    BlackBetty likes this.
         

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    OTTB mare critique KenzieLynn Horse Conformation Critique 11 01-30-2014 11:16 AM
    FOR SALE: 12yo Polish Arab Mare, Aladdinn* Granddaughter - IL SketchyHorse Horses for Sale 6 09-16-2012 10:28 PM
    Critique my new OTTB mare iluvmyOTTB Horse Riding Critique 0 04-23-2012 12:17 AM
    12yo TB Mare critique steedaunh32 Horse Riding Critique 1 06-13-2011 03:07 PM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:00 AM.


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