My Horse Has A Beard =/ - The Horse Forum

View Poll Results: Clip it or leave it?
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post #1 of 21 Old 09-11-2009, 12:12 PM Thread Starter
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My Horse Has A Beard =/

But, she's a Clydesdale...
I can't decide whether or not to clip it. What would you do?
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post #2 of 21 Old 09-11-2009, 03:59 PM
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I think You sould clip it because if he was out in the pasture eating grass and he got it cought on a prickily plant that he would panic and rip his hairs out. Ouch!

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post #3 of 21 Old 09-11-2009, 04:15 PM
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Leave it. The chances of it getting on something is pretty slim. Honestly, if you want to use that logic, you might as well clip her feathers, and her tail and mane, in case that should get caught in something too. =]

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post #4 of 21 Old 09-11-2009, 05:00 PM
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if you were showing i'd say clip it. If not, i'd say do whatever you want! It won't hurt her to clip it or keep it long.
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post #5 of 21 Old 09-11-2009, 05:42 PM
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I have beard trimming OCD so I would say clip it!
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post #6 of 21 Old 09-11-2009, 06:34 PM
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correction, if you were showing, you would leave it, it is correct for clyds to be hairly monkeys
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post #7 of 21 Old 09-11-2009, 07:24 PM
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I seriously say Its Super Cute :)
But its Your Choice if it shall stay or if it shall go, I can't decide :)
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post #8 of 21 Old 09-11-2009, 07:40 PM
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I like it! It's cute!
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post #9 of 21 Old 09-11-2009, 08:47 PM
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Leave it. It looks so adorable on her.
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post #10 of 21 Old 09-11-2009, 08:53 PM
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I say clip it. I think it looks better. We clip ours and they don't have long hair like that, just the whiskers. I personally think it just looks more appealing and I want my boys to be perfect (when possible lol)
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