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post #11 of 13 Old 07-23-2008, 08:25 PM
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She's a pretty horse! :)
A little bit butt-high, she doesn't look like she has withers lol, short neck.

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post #12 of 13 Old 07-25-2008, 11:11 AM
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I think she's gorgeous and I love butt high, LOL
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post #13 of 13 Old 07-26-2008, 10:02 PM
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The mother has a horrible shoulder, a long back, and a gooserump. She isn't really butt high but she is still built pretty downhill (draw a line from stifle to elbow). She isn't breeding quality at all, and I'm surprised you got a baby to look like that. She's swaybacked, but that's okay because she's an ol' gal.

For sterling- I like her neck though it could be a little longer. Her shoulder is alright, looks like she has mutton withers. Her back is a little long, but if she's going to be a pleasure horse then that's alright. Little bit of a goose rump, but over all, not horrible.
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