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    04-17-2013, 04:58 PM
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Foal
Show Halters

I have a nice show halter(it's not 500 dollars nice, but its not a piece of crap either) that I plan on using in showmanship. I've done a bit of research, and I've heard people say not to use medium oil colored halters, and that is what I have. Is it really that big of a deal if my halter isn't dark oil? I've put a lot of work into showmanship this year, and I wouldn't want to lose a class because my halter isn't the right color.
Thanks!
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    04-17-2013, 07:22 PM
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Trained
Before color, fit is most important. If it fits your horse's head properly and compliments him rather distracts from him, color is almost unimportant.
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    04-17-2013, 08:12 PM
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Foal
Thanks! I didn't think that color was too huge of a deal, as long as the halter is quality and fits well. It's not that light either, but it is definitely lighter than the norm.
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    04-24-2013, 09:20 PM
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Yearling
Dark oil is what is in style as of right now. Then again its a western thing. One year its dark oil, the next its light.

Fit is the most important thing. Then go for whatever looks good on your horse. But mainly dark oil, I don't see many light oil, tan show halters. Only once.
     

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