Fat to Muscle? Or Fat to Fat?
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Training Horses > Horse Training

Fat to Muscle? Or Fat to Fat?

This is a discussion on Fat to Muscle? Or Fat to Fat? within the Horse Training forums, part of the Training Horses category

    Like Tree1Likes
    • 1 Post By Skyseternalangel

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        05-06-2013, 06:00 PM
      #1
    Yearling
    Fat to Muscle? Or Fat to Fat?

    Alright, so here are pictures of my mare whenever we first got her. About. . . 7 years ago I think? I was thirteen in this picture -.- and my little sister was. . 10 I believe. This was about a month after she foaled.


    And this was her about two years ago.



    This was her about a year ago with an eight month break due to a leg injury


    I can't take current pictures, considering her giant baby belly is probably half fat :P I spoil my girls with food and hay, alfalfa and grass. Then again, she also works like a work horse. I've noticed she is really easy to lose her muscle or built look within about a month of no work. -.-
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        05-06-2013, 06:14 PM
      #2
    Teen Forum Moderator
    So what are you wanting to know? If she had muscles? If she's fat?
         
        05-06-2013, 06:20 PM
      #3
    Showing
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Aesthetic    
    I've noticed she is really easy to lose her muscle or built look within about a month of no work. -.-
    That's normal.
    toto likes this.
         
        05-06-2013, 06:21 PM
      #4
    Started
    Muscles get smaller when they don't get used. Fat occurs when there are more calories taken in than expended. It does take sufficient energy(calories) to build muscles.

    Make sense?

    Nancy
         
        05-06-2013, 06:58 PM
      #5
    Banned
    Are you wantn a criticism? She don't look fat or very muscular to me.. that's how my mare looked before I started riding her-- she was a pasture poof ball and a broodie most of her life.. she wasnt thin or muscled.. just.. I don't know the word to describe, lol. but she was kinda like that.. just smooth-- no muscle or fat really- but not ribby malnourished or sickly either.. weaker and out of shape for sure..

    Your mare just doesnt look like she's ment to be a big mare though.. she could be a little more toned up and be better in shape- but she just aint that bigga gal.
         

    Tags
    fat, mare, muscle, quarter

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
    Message:
    Options

    Register Now

    In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

    Already have a Horse Forum account?
    Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

    New to the Horse Forum?
    Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

    User Name:
    Password
    Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
    Password:
    Confirm Password:
    Email Address
    Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
    Email Address:

    Log-in

    Human Verification

    In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


    Old Thread Warning
    This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    My fat pony is still fat 2SCHorses Horse Nutrition 19 11-10-2011 10:25 PM
    Muscle or fat built up where the saddle pad/saddle sit Deej Gaited Horses 7 07-09-2011 08:06 PM
    why is she so fat? moomoo Horse Health 10 07-14-2007 12:32 PM
    too fat! moomoo Horse Health 6 06-09-2007 05:25 AM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:57 PM.


    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0