Originally Posted by GoldSahara
That's really interesting. I just got an arab gelding who is in his 20's and he has heavy roaning in his fase and front legs only. Has anybody heard of a horse getting grey hairs when very old, kind of like a person going grey?
Gold, that's probably not roaning so much as just greying like us old folks do!
My now deceased gelding started getting grey hairs in his tail and mane, as well as greying out around his muzzle and jowl areas when he got into his 20s. My 24 y/o gelding is now doing the same thing.