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ggdriver 09-14-2012 08:24 PM

How big will my colt get????
 
I just bought a chincoteague pony colt at the wild pony auction this year. He is out of the biggest mare on the Island and a tall stallion. His full brother is 14hh at one year. He is 12hh now at 5 months. How tall will he get? How can I help him reach his full potential? Any advice would be appreciated!!

Peppy Barrel Racing 09-15-2012 01:53 AM

If I remember correctly if you Measure mid knee to where the hairline ends before the hoof should give you a rough estimate. Say it's 14 inches then he should be around 14 hands.
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cmjs 09-15-2012 07:37 AM

At what age can you do the measuring thing?

Peppy Barrel Racing 09-15-2012 09:57 AM

Should be able to do it now

Peppy Barrel Racing 09-15-2012 09:58 AM

Should be able to do it now
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Peppy Barrel Racing 09-15-2012 09:59 AM

Sorry for double post phone messed up
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Chevaux 09-15-2012 10:05 AM

Hey there OP, you ain't getting any answers out of me until you post pictures:lol:

Peppy Barrel Racing 09-15-2012 10:11 AM

True we need pics!
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cmjs 09-15-2012 04:18 PM

Well my filly is 4 months, is that old enough?
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ggdriver 09-15-2012 07:13 PM

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