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Ladybug2001 03-30-2011 11:22 PM

What color is this gelding?
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I know he is fat, he isn't my horse but my friends.

I think he is a dun because he has the dorsal strip but you would think he is a palmino until you get close to him and you can see his back.

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I had a picture where you could see the dorsal but it couldn't upload because it was to big. >>

crissy89 03-30-2011 11:42 PM

Palomino"Dunalino"Also called "Linebacked Palominos"

Poseidon 03-30-2011 11:44 PM

Do you have a better picture? Because from that, he could look like a light chestnut, a red dun, maybeee a palomino or dunalino. It's a really vague picture, especially with his winter coat.

Ladybug2001 03-30-2011 11:46 PM

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I don't have any others of him without his winter fur, he is shedding like crazy and there are parts of him that doesn't have the thicker fur. I can get a picture tomorrow.

Ladybug2001 03-30-2011 11:48 PM

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Not sure if this picture helps any.

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JustDressageIt 03-30-2011 11:58 PM

Hard to tell with his winter fuzz. I am really not trying to be mean, but that horse is morbidly obese. Please, for the horse's sake, convince your friend to consult a vet about getting his weight down.

Poseidon 03-30-2011 11:58 PM

He is a bear. Geez. Do you happen to know what colour his parents were? Or would your friend?

haviris 03-31-2011 12:07 AM

He's a red dun.

kywalkinghorse2010 03-31-2011 10:43 AM

^^I agree with you. I was thinking red dun.

Speed Racer 03-31-2011 10:52 AM

He's gonna be a deaddun if his owner doesn't get some of that weight off him! :shock:

Holy morbidly obese, Batman!

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