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post #1 of 15 Old 01-29-2008, 10:49 PM Thread Starter
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Show Prospect...?

hEY,

This is High Sky Hillbilly... I am thinking about showing him this year. He is a Quarab, 15.1hh and rising 10. These photoes was of him when he got pulled out of the paddock. So yeah in saying that, he looks a little bit rough . But I guess I just want to know your opinion on his conformation, and overall show prospect.. Thank you in advance









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post #2 of 15 Old 01-29-2008, 11:48 PM
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It's really hard to tell by the pictures. What are you planning to show him in?
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post #3 of 15 Old 01-29-2008, 11:59 PM Thread Starter
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Showing as in Hacking :) Also Rider Class. I will update with more photoes in the next week. Thank you for your response

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post #4 of 15 Old 01-30-2008, 08:46 AM
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Those pictures I can't really tell if he's show potential or not. To me any horse who loves his trainer is show potential with hard work.
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post #5 of 15 Old 01-30-2008, 07:07 PM Thread Starter
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Yes I agree diamonr4eva :) Just wondering what you think of him, and his overall potential... Like his conformation, and appearance... He has only done Dressage and Pony Club. :P

Thanks.. here are some more pictures..




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post #6 of 15 Old 01-30-2008, 07:41 PM
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That last picture is a little better than most of them. To me he's a little cow hocked. I'm not really good at conformation so i'll let somebody else pass me up on that. He's a very cute horse and I think with hard work he'll be show prospect.
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The full body shot is a lot better than the first two for conformation!
Cute horse, somethings I noticed were...
His back is a bit short, and his neck is a bit long.
I'm not great at conformation yet, but I think his face is really cute. I also love his coloring.
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I think his back is fine and his neck is definitely not to long. I do think that his hindquarters are a little small, from the last pic. However its just my opinion
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post #9 of 15 Old 01-31-2008, 10:24 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks mell :) Yes his hindquarters are small, he defintally took after the arab side there!! . I think his back is good, I don't think its to short!! And his neck isnt long, I think its just the picture...

But thanks for your comments!!

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post #10 of 15 Old 02-01-2008, 05:44 PM
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as far as his back and neck go I think he's well put together. He does look a tiny bit small in the hindquarters but not so much that it makes him look funny :) I think he's bewdiful

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