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    02-04-2010, 08:14 AM
  #11
Yearling
I have a funny coloured palomino at home, but I'd say he's champaign. Who cares what colour he is - he's flipping gorgeous! What is he bred for?
     
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    02-04-2010, 09:16 AM
  #12
Foal
He defiantly looks Champagne to me.
What a beaut!
     
    02-04-2010, 10:11 PM
  #13
Yearling
Just looks palomino to me. I believe Champagne would have pinkish skin (not the same pink as a cremello), this horse's skin looks to dark. So just palomino!
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    02-04-2010, 10:33 PM
  #14
Weanling
That horse is gorgeous by the way! I think that he is a champagne, too.
     
    02-04-2010, 11:11 PM
  #15
Foal
Thank you for all your replies ! Its good hearing others thoughts it really helps !
Well his a quarter horse and his only been doing trail riding but bred for barrels!
I think he is a light pally or champayne like you,s all said :) THANK-YOU
Iam looking at him tommorow and riding him so hopefully all goes well !
Once again thank you I really appreciate it :)
     
    02-05-2010, 12:13 PM
  #16
Trained
I'm going to say Champagne as well...
     
    02-05-2010, 02:45 PM
  #17
Yearling
Looks like a champagne to me. Def. Not a cremello as they have pinky cream faces, not black ;)
     
    02-05-2010, 02:59 PM
  #18
Green Broke
What color were his parents?

I personally don't think I agree with champagne. For champagne to lighten him that much, he should not have such a dark face - the dark muzzle should be a very faded grey if not pink skinned.

Also, the champagne gene isn't any more likely to turn him pure "white" then the palomino gene. Gold champagnes horses typically look exactly light palominos, allbeit a shade lighter then the original base color with lighter skin (often pink) and amber eyes that were blue at birth.

I just see a very pale palomino.
     
    02-05-2010, 03:01 PM
  #19
Green Broke
Some examples of pale champagnes:








     
    02-05-2010, 03:10 PM
  #20
Yearling
Actually I researched a bit more.. and I agree with MacabreMikolaj, I read that "light palomino. This shade is at the lighter end of the color range for a Palomino horse, but as the eyes and skin are dark, the horse is not a cremello."

So, I agree, the horse is a light palomino
     

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