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post #1 of 15 Old 08-08-2010, 10:42 PM Thread Starter
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post #2 of 15 Old 08-09-2010, 06:43 PM
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I'm not an expert, but he seems a little downhill (may be that his hind feet are just closer in the pic, though.) His shoulder seems kinda steep too.
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post #3 of 15 Old 08-09-2010, 08:41 PM
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His back legs appear to be a little too far back.

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post #4 of 15 Old 08-10-2010, 04:19 AM
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Ok guys! I've been studying conformation to try and get better with this, but I may be wrong... Here goes nothing.

Considering how flat the ground is, he does look like he's built fairly downhill, and his hindlegs are too far back, camped out, I believe the term would be? I personally think his withers look good, and is it just me or does his neck look a little thin?
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He does not look down hill to me. His withers are even with the croup.

He is a typical TB, has high withers.

Nice shoulder.

His LF ankle looks a little large (I did not read what they had posted about him) to me.
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post #6 of 15 Old 08-11-2010, 01:42 AM
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All I can see is that he's a but Downhill.

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post #7 of 15 Old 08-11-2010, 07:27 PM Thread Starter
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He looks a little downhill and his neck looks a little thin. Overall, he looks good.
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post #9 of 15 Old 08-13-2010, 01:21 AM
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He is downhill, but most tb are and is anyone else seeing a tad over the knee (?) He seems to have decent bone for a tb and his neck to me doesn't look abnormally thin, though, it could use muscling.

I rather like him and I have a huge soft spot for TBs.
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post #10 of 15 Old 08-13-2010, 01:28 AM
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Is it just me or does his left front fetlock and pastern look swollen? Confirmation wise he looks good, doesn't seem downhill to me but is camped out and his neck is a bit thin.
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