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post #1 of 7 Old 06-26-2011, 10:59 PM Thread Starter
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What breed do you think this horse is??

Hi all ,

I bought a little dun ish colt in Sept. 2008 . he was rescued from a neglected herd in Alberta, there was about 10-15 horses I think, all fairly small , bays and duns and browns mostly. I was wondering if anyone maybe knows of this this bunch and has any info about them ( what breeds) . Here are a few pictures of my horse taken recently if people could give their thoughts on what breed they think he is it would be greatly appreciated . ( he is about 4 now and approx. 15.2 hh) Thanks Corvo last summer


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post #2 of 7 Old 06-27-2011, 12:34 AM
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I think I see some Arab in him. He has a short back and a flat croup, like many arabs. Head is bigger than arab type, tho. Any dorsal striping or tiger striping on legs?
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post #3 of 7 Old 06-27-2011, 12:36 AM Thread Starter
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Nope just fade to black on the legs and no dorsal stripe :)
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post #4 of 7 Old 06-27-2011, 01:09 AM
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I think she kind of looks like a Morgan

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post #5 of 7 Old 06-27-2011, 07:08 PM
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He looks like he could possibly have some Thoroughbred and/or Irish Draught in him. Maybe some Morgan too. He's very cute, regardless of breed!!

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post #6 of 7 Old 06-27-2011, 07:46 PM
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I see TB or maybe Standardbred there... maybe crossed with a QH... hard to tell because i've never seen a buckskin TB or STB which is why it may be a cross...handsome horse though! Where in Alberta?

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post #7 of 7 Old 06-28-2011, 03:17 PM Thread Starter
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thanks :) i had originally been referring to him as a TB cross (i had had a couple of ppl thing he could be) so ya :) I am afraid i do not remember where in Alberta, once I go back to Creston in Aug. ( the town the shipment came to) I am going to try and contact the lady I bought him off of and try and get more info. thanks all for your thoughts, keep em coming :)
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