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Maple 08-28-2012 04:42 PM

Getting fluffy already!
 
Simba's coat is already getting thicker :shock:

We're not even out of August yet and we seem to already be on the way to a winter coat. It couldnt stay off for another week with our last show on SUnday could it?:-(

Anybody else seeing the signs of fuzz ball ponies yet?

Wallaby 08-28-2012 04:52 PM

Lacey too! She's totally done shedding her summer coat and her "winter" coat is already to "normal" horse winter coat length (her average winter coat is 4-5inches long :shock:).

It's ridiculous. I rode her at a walk for not even 15 minutes today, just around the pasture, and she was thoroughly sweated up by the time I unsaddled her (it was 72* out). I definitely see a nice trace clip in our future, again, this winter.

Usually her hair is like that^^ by the second week of September, not the last week of August! :shock:

kait18 08-28-2012 05:00 PM

yeap 2 out of 4 horses are shedding out there summer coats already , i love the fuzzies :)

Cruiser 08-28-2012 05:07 PM

My mare is shedding, although her winter coat just looks like her summer coat but it sticks out straight, so she has little hairs sticking out every where at the moment.


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