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secuono 12-10-2012 10:14 PM

What color is my gelding?
 
I'm wondering what color is my pony? He's a Corolla wild pony, Mustang, he's got lighter feet, but no socks. Only markings on him is his star, he does have hidden dapples and and silver hairs [not noticeable unless you're next to him or looking for them.]
I just realized, while looking for good pics, that he slightly seems to be getting lighter, bottom upwards...Is that even possible?
Pics from when I first got him 2yrs ago, past summer and earlier this week.
Yes, I know he's fat, please don't mention it.
http://i34.photobucket.com/albums/d1...icture119k.jpg
http://i34.photobucket.com/albums/d1...ono/vbhjkl.jpg
http://i34.photobucket.com/albums/d1.../DSC_0248m.jpg

Chiilaa 12-10-2012 10:28 PM

Chestnut (or sorrel, depending on where you live) with flaxen. The flaxen is causing his paler mane, and also the really creamy legs.

katieandscooby 12-10-2012 10:29 PM

He is a flaxen chestnut/ sorrel.

My old man is this color he tends to get darker as he ages but his light points stay the same making it seem like he is getting lighter, on the bottom points but really isn't.
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EthanQ 12-10-2012 10:47 PM

Flaxen sorrel. And I love Corrollas! I've seen pictures of the ones at Karma Farms!

secuono 12-10-2012 11:55 PM

Apparently I'm the only one on a forum that owns one, lol.
I tried starting a thread for the breed and no one had any. =(
He's a great hippo.

lilruffian 12-10-2012 11:59 PM

I agree with the others, sorrel/chestnut with a flaxen mane & tail

QOS 12-11-2012 12:13 AM

He is the cutest little hippo! Bless his heart..,.he is just a little fluffy and I like him that way!!! Love his coloring!


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