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sweetpealover 12-03-2011 09:26 AM

What color is this filly ive never seen another horse like her.
 
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she is the yellow colored one

AnneGage 12-03-2011 09:37 AM

Both horses are different shades of chestnut (or sorrel). The chestnut or sorrel colour is divided into several different shades - yellow, light, copper, gold, red, dark and liver. The filly on the right is a light chestnut and the one on the left is dark or liver chestnut.

Cacowgirl 12-03-2011 09:45 AM

I would say light chestnut, too!

SarahAnn 12-03-2011 09:51 AM

Just curious, what makes you say chestnut rather than dark palomino? Is it the color of her mane?
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Iseul 12-03-2011 09:58 AM

I agree with light chestnut/sorrel.
And she's a beautiful shade of chestnut, if I do say. :p
And yes, colour of the mane is the reason, Sarah.(:
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Cacowgirl 12-03-2011 10:06 AM

I have a light chestnut also, but in between the 2 shades in your pic, but w/a flaxen mane/darker tail. Love how your horse is glistening in the sun-very pretty!

Eolith 12-03-2011 10:44 AM

Red duns sometimes get that appearance, however this mare does not appear to have strong dun points.

Here is a somewhat similar horse listed as a red dun: HORSES FOR SALE: 52 RED DUN QUARTER HORSE; STEER ROPING PROSPECT FOR SALE.

bubba13 12-03-2011 01:10 PM

Looks like some variation on champagne to me.

http://allemieux.com/blog/wp-content...08-500x357.jpg
http://www.homozygous-horses.com/cougarandsanbar.jpg

Poseidon 12-03-2011 02:17 PM

1. Do you know what color her parents are? If so, what?

2. Does she have striped hooves and mottled skin by her nose and eyes?

I am between a very light chestnut and gold champagne.

soenjer55 12-05-2011 07:42 PM

I'm pretty sure that's champagne on a sorrel base.


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