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    04-25-2011, 06:43 PM
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Weanling
Let's Just Say He's "Big-Boned"...

Okay, that's a lie, Jasper's fat. But I mean that in the most loving way! Haha. He had winter of eating and being ridden by little kids while I was busy with a sick horse and school. I can't wait to get him back into shape! Anyone else's horse gain some winter weight?
     
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    04-25-2011, 06:51 PM
  #2
Showing
He's a cutie. We have the opposite problem, the Thoroughbreds both lost a bit over the summer!
     
    04-25-2011, 06:59 PM
  #3
Weanling
I had a mare that I couldn't weight on no matter how hard I tried :/ Sometimes I think getting them to gain weight is more difficult than helping them lose it
     
    04-25-2011, 07:02 PM
  #4
Weanling
Right after winter is about the only time mine aren't fat.
     
    04-25-2011, 07:06 PM
  #5
Weanling
Lucky
Jasper would rather stand in 3 feet of snow and eat than be warm in the shelter haha
     
    04-25-2011, 08:59 PM
  #6
Weanling
My TB loses weight in the winter and gains it all back in the summer
     
    04-25-2011, 09:55 PM
  #7
Green Broke
He's cute fat, though, you have to admit.

We're working on a weight loss plan for my rescue guy.

The before pic is when we got him in January, the 'in progress' pics are from today.

We still have quite a way to go...I know. :)
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    04-26-2011, 06:16 PM
  #8
Weanling
He's looking good! You can see the muscles in his chest now and his back is starting to come up. He has such a cute face, I love the little dip.
     
    04-26-2011, 06:38 PM
  #9
Green Broke
My horse has gotten a hay belly on her. She had lost a lot of weight due to poor hay( I will admitt it wasn't the best but at the time I thought it was good hay untill the vet checked it out and told me it was too mature)...anways,she is well rounded now. I need to work her more to bring her belly up.
     
    04-26-2011, 06:51 PM
  #10
Foal
Good lookin' horse
     

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