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    06-27-2012, 09:16 PM
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Foal
Hogging her mane?

Ignore the terrible pictures ha, but do you think that my mare would look good if I hogged her mane? I recently cut it waay too short and I am looking for a way to fix it.
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    06-27-2012, 10:02 PM
  #2
Foal
If she was mine I would get out my thinning/embroidery scissors and fix it up, I woudnt hog her, takes a nice neck to pull that off.
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    06-27-2012, 10:03 PM
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Yearling
I think it would look really good, especially once it grows out a tiny bit- It looks really good in the first picture.
     
    06-27-2012, 10:58 PM
  #4
Foal
What is" hogged". I have nevered heard that term. One thing that I like about this forum is you learn something new ever time.
     
    06-27-2012, 11:01 PM
  #5
Foal
Hi terre, it means to shave the mane off. =)
     
    06-27-2012, 11:21 PM
  #6
Weanling
We call that roaching, is there a difference?
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    06-27-2012, 11:32 PM
  #7
Yearling
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We call that roaching, is there a difference?
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I don't believe so...
     
    06-28-2012, 12:16 AM
  #8
Foal
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Originally Posted by redpony    
We call that roaching, is there a difference?
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I was told that reaching leaves some hair, while a hogged mane is clean shaved.
     
    06-28-2012, 04:33 PM
  #9
Weanling
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Originally Posted by redpony    
We call that roaching, is there a difference?
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I think "hogged" is more of a British style term. Before I came on here I had never heard of roaching, pretty much everyone I've ever met/heard speaking of it in the UK calls it hogging, even in stable management/grooming books etc.
     
    06-28-2012, 04:50 PM
  #10
Foal
Thanks redpony. New term I love learning something new.
     

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