VERY odd coat markings...Fungal infection? Lacing? - Page 2
   

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Health

VERY odd coat markings...Fungal infection? Lacing?

This is a discussion on VERY odd coat markings...Fungal infection? Lacing? within the Horse Health forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category
  • Lacing caused by fungus horse
  • Powered by vBulletin horse health

Like Tree3Likes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    07-17-2012, 11:10 PM
  #11
Trained
She's part leopard, hence the leopard print.
RubaiyateBandit likes this.
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    07-17-2012, 11:15 PM
  #12
Yearling
What do you see?

Here is my color thread with her showing all her pictures. Across her back is the only place that's patterned like this. However, the same gold tones are all over her.
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    07-17-2012, 11:25 PM
  #13
Started
Is it perhaps where the new hair is growing in not sun faded? When my black grows hair back from a scrape it's black instead of faded.
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    07-17-2012, 11:31 PM
  #14
Green Broke
Lacing

  • Also called giraffe markings, marble, cobweb or lace
  • Can be from a fungal infection called rain rot or a blood disorder
  • Can be associated with appaloosa or pintos
  • Cause is unknown
  • Generally develops over time
  • Australians call it Catbacked
looks like what your mare has.
     
    07-18-2012, 12:24 PM
  #15
Yearling
I am going to pick up some anti fungal shampoo as suggested just to eliminat that any fungus is the cause. It very well may be healthy hair growing in beneath the dull, wormy coat.

Either way, it is very interesting while it's there!
Posted via Mobile Device
     

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Systemic fungal infection Patriot Horse Health 1 07-03-2012 08:16 PM
Lacing on a chestnut Arabian mare mangomelon Horse Colors and Genetics 2 07-02-2012 01:50 AM
Treating a fungal infection, if that's what it is.. BeachinIt Horse Health 1 04-24-2012 08:19 PM
Changes in coat color/markings, etc. Newby32 Horse Talk 7 01-26-2012 07:34 AM
Fungal Flakes on Coat Caili Horse Health 2 06-09-2011 03:36 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:51 PM.


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