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post #1 of 38 Old 10-18-2011, 11:01 AM Thread Starter
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What's your horse Body Weight scorecard number

Just wondering what number on the scorecard chart are you guy's/gal's horse?

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post #2 of 38 Old 10-18-2011, 11:21 AM
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What an odd question.

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post #3 of 38 Old 10-18-2011, 11:25 AM Thread Starter
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What an odd question.
tried to post the chart so you could look at. Google body composition scorecard , body condition scorecard.

I see alot of fat horses, people that keep their horses fat so I'm wondering if thats more of the norm or what
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post #4 of 38 Old 10-18-2011, 11:39 AM
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tried to post the chart so you could look at. Google body composition scorecard , body condition scorecard.

I see alot of fat horses, people that keep their horses fat so I'm wondering if thats more of the norm or what

Tansy is right now at a 4 and I'd like to get her at 5 minimum. She's still working on it. Lady is currently at 6.

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post #5 of 38 Old 10-18-2011, 11:47 AM
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I've been told my horse is a 7 and my dentist seems to think the same as she put it on his sheet for his teeth.

I'm curious as to what the guidelines are for the scale.
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Tansy is right now at a 4 and I'd like to get her at 5 minimum. She's still working on it. Lady is currently at 6.
mine is at 5. I really dont see a diff between 5,6, and 7
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Tansy is right now at a 4 and I'd like to get her at 5 minimum. She's still working on it. Lady is currently at 6.
mine is at 5. I really dont see a diff between 5,6, and 7
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I've been told my horse is a 7 and my dentist seems to think the same as she put it on his sheet for his teeth.

I'm curious as to what the guidelines are for the scale.
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the horse your avitar pic?

if thats a 7 mine is that at the least lol.
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post #9 of 38 Old 10-18-2011, 11:53 AM
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No. My gray horse, Apollo. My avi is of my first horse when I just bought her. She wasn't it great shape.
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post #10 of 38 Old 10-18-2011, 12:19 PM
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