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manhirwen 02-28-2009 03:45 PM

Icelandic?
 
Was looking up ugly horses and came across this LOL

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedi...seInWinter.jpg

eventnwithwinston 02-28-2009 03:48 PM

aww. I think hes cute! Just needs a trim...lol

Sissimut-icehestar 02-28-2009 04:53 PM

you should see the guys at my stables.. two of them are hairier :lol:

Siggav 02-28-2009 05:17 PM

My Icelandic horse (I don't have him anymore) used to get a 'beard' like that in the winter. It was really handy when I needed to catch him, no need to use a halter you could just lead him around by grabbing the hairs on his chin, nice thick handle.

I don't think that horse is ugly though, I mean, he's just winter-hairy, he'll shed into a nice sleek horse in the summer, when it's appropriate for a horse to be shiny and sleek with short hairs.

manhirwen 02-28-2009 06:15 PM

HAHA I think he's kinda cute actually but I did find that pic while searching for ugly horses LOL

CJ82Sky 02-28-2009 07:42 PM

Awww I know an Icelandic and she's wonderful and VERY cute. She does get furry in the winter though and is a bear to shed out! Once she does though, her coat is beautiful!

Walkamile 02-28-2009 09:03 PM

Way too cute. He looks "amish". hehehe. Looks like a lot of work during shedding season though.

Jubilee Rose 02-28-2009 09:34 PM

Aww, he really does look like he has a beard! Well, at least he's keepin' warm! :-P

Gengsty 03-01-2009 06:00 AM

Aw, cute :D Like a big plush bear to hug :D

morganshow11 03-01-2009 08:19 AM

I used to have a huge one (for an icelandic) about 14.3hh


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