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    01-10-2010, 06:16 PM
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Foal
Critique this Haflinger Mare?

Hi:
From these pictures, can anyone give me their thoughts? My first thought is that her legs seem kind've short. After that, other than her being kinda fat looking, well, I haven't a clue. LOL
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    01-10-2010, 06:24 PM
  #2
Green Broke
She looks like a typical drafty Haflinger to me, very chubby and cute. Though her fronts look like they need some work, could be the pic though...
     
    01-10-2010, 06:28 PM
  #3
Foal
She is pretty cute!
     
    01-10-2010, 06:34 PM
  #4
Foal
She is adorable!!=)

Im with Honeysuga with her whole front end thing!
     
    01-10-2010, 06:49 PM
  #5
Cat
Green Broke
She looks overweight (then again - so are my haflingers right now) and cute. Other than that - its really hard to tell anything else from these pictures since they are not good conformation shots.
     
    01-10-2010, 07:09 PM
  #6
Foal
Yeah, I know. I just wanted more of a general first impression since I know nothing about them. A lady near me wants me to buy her
     
    01-10-2010, 07:43 PM
  #7
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Green Broke
She looks to be older style. Now that I took a closer look at the pics - I would be worried about those fronts being foundered.
     
    01-10-2010, 08:28 PM
  #8
Foal
Hmmm, I know they look a bit odd to me, but that's as far as my knowledge goes. Maybe that's what it is, then. I know one can't tell much from these pics, but I'm glad I can post them here and get your comments. It gives me a head's up, on a potential issue.
     
    01-11-2010, 08:50 AM
  #9
Foal
Guess what?? You were both totally on the mark! I found out she did founder last spring. You guys are awsome!

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She is adorable!!=)

Im with Honeysuga with her whole front end thing!
     
    01-11-2010, 11:38 AM
  #10
Cat
Green Broke
Well at least you know now. A previously foundered horse can be sound if well managed. However, it worries me that they let her get overweight with a history of founder. She would be one that would have to have her diet watched carefully to prevent it from happening again.
     

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