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    12-06-2009, 06:22 PM
  #1
Started
What color of grey is he?

I've always thought of him as a dappled grey, but Ikeep hearing people call him a rose grey, and even a clouded grey (never heard of that before)

What would you consider him? I tried to show him in different lights(pictures are oldest to newest)


     
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    12-06-2009, 06:25 PM
  #2
Weanling
Wow he is a gorgeous boy! Its really hard to tell....he looks more of a charcoal grey, does he have dapples?
     
    12-06-2009, 06:42 PM
  #3
Foal
I'd Call Him A Rose Grey Or Dapple Grey But Its Easier To Tell In Person! Handsome though =-)
     
    12-07-2009, 07:56 AM
  #4
Started
Some times he has dapples, other times he doesn't, lol. I'll try to get updated pictures today
     
    12-07-2009, 08:34 AM
  #5
Yearling
I'd call him a "Totally-gorgeous-dapple-grey" lol. For rose grey - there'd be a hint of sorrel through his coat to give him a kin of pinkish/reddish glow to him. If that made any sense whatsoever.

And if he's missing don't come to my barn ok? I swear he won't be there.
     
    12-07-2009, 08:28 PM
  #6
Started
Id call him a dapple grey, maybe dark dapple grey. Definantly not a rose grey.
     
    12-08-2009, 09:37 AM
  #7
Showing
I don't know that I would call him a dapple just from looking at those pictures. When I think dapple gray, this is what comes to mind.


I would probably call your boy a gunmetal gray. He is gorgeous, whatever you decide to call him.
     
    12-08-2009, 10:26 AM
  #8
Showing
We usually call that color a Smutty Grey. Whatever color it is, it'll get lighter as he ages.
     
    12-08-2009, 05:53 PM
  #9
Started
Here's some new pictures, sorry about the poor lighting! His winter coat is so much more dappled then his summer coat was :-D


And just to show the difference between mane and tail (think his mane will stay dark?)

     
    12-08-2009, 06:15 PM
  #10
Trained
Looks like a Dapple Grey to me.

Definitely not Rose Grey and seems to be a little too patterend for a Steel Grey.
     



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