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    09-12-2011, 05:32 PM
Question Advice on Freeze brand required.. stuck?

Hello, I bought this mare, 15.1 connemara x tb I was told but not seeing much tb!

She has a freeze brand on her right mid neck that I have never seen anything like before and have searched everywhere to find information but can't find anything.
DSCF5822.jpg picture by SecretQuincy - Photobucket this link shows where it is

DSCF5818.jpg picture by SecretQuincy - Photobucket - this is the freeze brand, XC404.
Need some advice! I don't know alot on this mare except that she's pin fired, she doesnt seem to be 7-8 which I was informed she was and im just stuck. I bought at auction and she had a new passport to hide something.

Please let me know :)
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    09-12-2011, 06:15 PM
Welcome to the forum!

I'm more interested in the pin firing. It is an old method typically used on racehorses thought to expedite healing of splint problems and other leg injuries.

As for the branding, unless someone recognizes it, or you know where the horse came from, or someone knows that that type of brand is used somewhere, then I don't know how to even begin.
    09-13-2011, 02:13 PM

Yes, she's sadly pin fired, i've read up an awful lot on it and have now acquired some knowledge on it. Please private message me for a chat about it :)
    09-13-2011, 03:34 PM
Green Broke
This has nothing to do with your question. But she is lovely!
    09-17-2011, 02:47 PM
Originally Posted by .Delete.    
This has nothing to do with your question. But she is lovely!
Thank you! :) she's a good girl considering her past :)

advice, freeze brand, mark, pin firing

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