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HorsePoornBigSky 11-08-2010 04:39 AM

Blanket Sizes
 
Hi everyone, just a few pictures I took yesterday. I went to measure Sage for her blanket for show season that she needs to start wearing before too long. I measured her three times because I couldn't believe the size. She measures out at seventy-eight inches. I knew she was wide but she's bigger than I thought haha

If you blanket your horse, what is their size? What breed of horse? Height?

Anyway, these are just a few head shot pictures of her. See her ugly bumps? Teeth are moving.
http://i899.photobucket.com/albums/a...11-07-2010.jpg

http://i899.photobucket.com/albums/a...-07-2010-2.jpg

http://i899.photobucket.com/albums/a...-07-2010-3.jpg

Supermane 11-08-2010 08:13 PM

I have:
a wide thoroughbred that is 15.2 hh and a size 75
a narrow thoroughbred that is 16 hh and a size 78 (he's pretty long)
a wide, but short bodied appendix that is 15.3 hh and a 78.

BrindalBelle 11-08-2010 08:21 PM

My mare is a 16hh Percheron/Cleveland Bay/TB cross. She isn't super tall or really super wide, but she is an 84 blanket, and sometimes I wish I had gotten them in 86 for a little extra space! haha.

Luvs2jump 11-08-2010 10:02 PM

My gelding is an American Quarter Horse, is 15.1hh and wears a 76 inch blanket. He's a wide, foundation type build.

Josie4251 11-08-2010 10:24 PM

i havE A hhuuggee thoroughbred who wears an 81, a pony who wheres a 72, A welsh mountain pony that wears a 65, and a tall lean thoroughbred who wears a 78. so all sorts of different sizes at my barn! hah

Piaffe 11-09-2010 07:30 PM

Sheesha,14 hands pony, 63"
Whimsy,15.2 hands, 69"-72" usually
Nimir 14.1 hand 60"-63" (he is tinnnnny)

equestrian 11-09-2010 09:58 PM

My gelding is a 16.2hh TB and I just ordered him an 82".

Beautiful photos!

back in the crosby again 11-09-2010 10:30 PM

Jewels, the QH who is 15.1 and she wears a 76.
Rain, the American Sport Pony who is 14.2 and she wears a 72.
Snap, the Arabian who is 15 and he wears a 68 (but he is very short backed).

Reiterin 11-10-2010 08:27 PM

no clue what size blanket my horse takes - she doesn't need one.
but,
Beautiful photos!!

reachthestars 11-10-2010 10:46 PM

My 16hh narrow TB mare takes 76-78, depends on the brand.


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