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OnAMission 07-15-2013 08:58 AM

What would you call his colour? (A little pic heavy)
My ginge :lol:
His passport says chestnut, but I have always called him liver chestnut. :lol: What do you think?
And, just because none of those photos do his dapples any justice..

Peppy Barrel Racing 07-15-2013 09:15 AM

Yes I would call him a liver chestnut as well.
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Bridgertrot 07-15-2013 10:08 PM

At this point we do not know what causes the different shades of chestnut, so all chestnuts are genetically the same.

So I agree that he does look like what some people refer to as liver chestnut, but when it's all said and done he's just chestnut.

Nokotaheaven 07-16-2013 12:10 AM

My first thought is liver chestnut as well

smrobs 07-16-2013 12:30 PM

I don't know. In most those pictures, he just looks like a dark chestnut to me...but then again, I only call a horse a "liver chestnut" if they are exceptionally dark, like almost black looking.

NdAppy 07-16-2013 02:04 PM

I'm with you smrobs. Not dark enough for my opinion of a liver chestnut. :-)

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