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kassierae 01-01-2010 08:17 PM

Bit of a guessing game
 
Okay. Critique my mare, Annie. The only information I will give you is that she is a grade paint mare. I want you all to guess her age and height and tell me if you think her conformation says she will stay sound. :)

http://images.yuku.com/image/pjpeg/3...5864fd6dc0.jpg
Right Side

http://images.yuku.com/image/pjpeg/9...7ab6054241.jpg
Left side

http://images.yuku.com/image/pjpeg/d...e6edf1d3c1.jpg
Fronts

http://images.yuku.com/image/pjpeg/3...e766b1f794.jpg
Hinds


Thank you and have fun guessing. :)

thunderhooves 01-01-2010 08:27 PM

hmm....15 hands..no clue abput age. in the first pic, she look very butt high, in the second, she doesnt look as much. I wonder if i could say she is built downhill a bit?looks at all future critiquers*. Overall, I'd say she has very decent conformation, and is a very gorgeous girl! Somthing bugs me about her front legs/shoulders in the first and second pics though........

MyBoyPuck 01-01-2010 11:30 PM

I'm no good at conformation, but I do know "no hoof no horse". That horse's feet are in bad need of a trim. Very long toes in front.

mom2pride 01-01-2010 11:30 PM

I would say she's atleast 15hh, 1000 lbs. She's pretty decently built over all; a bit toed out, especially behind, and she's a little downhill built.

I will guess that she's between 15-18 yrs old

kassierae 01-01-2010 11:56 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by MyBoyPuck (Post 507969)
I'm no good at conformation, but I do know "no hoof no horse". That horse's feet are in bad need of a trim. Very long toes in front.


These are old pics from spring. I am very well aware that she was in need of her feet being done. She is on a 6 week rotation and I can assure you that they were done shortly after that. :-)

I will keep her age, height, soundness, etc a secret for a little while longer.

PaintsPwn 01-02-2010 01:34 AM

14.3-15 hands. She is a little down hill, and a little long through the back for my liking. She does look like she toes out on all fours. I don't see any huge reason for her to be lame.

(I totally have that halter XD Same colors)

english_rider144 01-02-2010 09:58 AM

hehe I know these but I'll keep my mouth shut! I love annie shes such a doll.

BoarderCowgirl12 01-02-2010 10:38 AM

Down hill
1000 lbs
14.3-15hh
10-15yrs

ThunderJumper 01-02-2010 02:34 PM

She definatly looks downhill in the first pic not so much in the 2nd.
14.3-15
10-15yrs

kassierae 01-02-2010 04:03 PM

Alrighty....


She's barely 14.1 hh
She's 17
And she's cowhocked and downhill. She doesn't really toe out in front, the angles of the pic are terrible. She wouln't stand still and I was the only one there.

I have had people on other forms tell me her front legs won't hold up, but apparently they have. She is a barrel horse, not worked hard but worked enough.


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