Originally Posted by iridehorses
Actually I don't think he is down hill or ewe necked. It seems more that his high withers gives that impression. I wish he had a little more heart girth but that may be in his breeding. His neck is a little thin, his pasterns are a little long, and he is a little long in the back for my tastes but I'm more of a Quarter Horse person so I look at all horses with that eye.
I always loved a Bay color and yours is a nice example.
I agree, he doesn't have a ewe neck, he just has shark fin withers. However, he is most definitely downhill, the shark-withers just make it harder to see. He isn't super downhill, but it you draw the lines it's pretty clear.