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TexanFreedom 07-16-2012 12:26 PM

Bay horse in winter...
 
I want to see pictures of a bay horse in winter coat- and maybe summer too to compare with pictures of brown horses in their winter coats.
If anyone has pictures to show of their bay or brown horses in winter, that you would like to share. I would like your pictures, not google pictures, of yours or your friend's horse.

Thanks :)

muumi 07-16-2012 12:35 PM

LOL!
I've also been super confused after the recent threads about bay horses actually being brown...
But, I don't have a bay/brown horse, so I'm just going to sub, and hope it gets clearer for me too!
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Lexiie 07-16-2012 12:42 PM

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here ya go!

Lexiie 07-16-2012 12:44 PM

My horse get's brown when it's winter, when she she sheds out, she turns to cherry bay
Also she has random white hairs, they disappear in the winter

Randella 07-16-2012 12:44 PM

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First three pictures are my boy in the winter/early spring, and the last two are the same horse in the late spring/summer.

He is considered "Bay". He has black legs, and a white star. It's funny how he changes so much in appearance.

Poseidon 07-16-2012 12:46 PM

Randella, your horse is brown.

Randella 07-16-2012 12:47 PM

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Originally Posted by Poseidon (Post 1600188)
Randella, your horse is brown.

On his papers it says bay.

Poseidon 07-16-2012 12:49 PM

Registries are notoriously wrong. My BOs just sold a "Blue roan" according to the AQHA. She was the definition of brown. There is also another member who has a mare registered as bay...and is most definitely black.

Chiilaa 07-16-2012 12:49 PM

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Originally Posted by Randella (Post 1600190)
On his papers it says bay.

Out of curiosity, what registry body is he registered with?

equiniphile 07-16-2012 12:51 PM

Most registries don't accept "brown" as a color, they classify them as bay. My TB mare is brown but registered as a dark bay.


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