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banman 04-23-2011 11:54 PM

new buckskin mare crit!
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this my new mare she is a quarter horse, 16hh, a want to use her as my barrel horse. what do you think of her conformation? do you thing by her conformation she could mare a good barrel horse? (sorry she is so dirty) thanks

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bubba13 04-24-2011 12:06 AM

Nice horse. But downhill, straight through the hocks.

Speed is not going to be her strong point. Turns will be difficult with a horse her size. She'll have a huge stride, though.

EternalSun 04-24-2011 08:49 PM

16 hh is BIG for a competitive barrel horse. For low level stuff, with proper training and conditioning, she may do alright. Being downhill will make it more difficult for digging in around a barrel and driving from behind though.

BluMagic 04-24-2011 09:17 PM

Goose rump is all that really stands out to me. I agree that she may have a hard time moving off her hind end. But I love barrels so I say give someone a run for their money. Good luck!

Oh, I was gonna say size shouldn't be a huge deal. I know a barrel horse almost 17hh that runs CONSISTENT 18s.

equiniphile 04-24-2011 09:28 PM

Size shouldn't matter; my 15.3hh girl runs them just fine, and she's a TB!

I love his coloring and dapples, his neck is also stunning. Nice shoulder and legs. Faults have already been pointed out. I like him a lot!

banman 04-25-2011 08:26 PM

hey everyone thnks for your coments! i would just like to say she is actuall uphill haha but where her front feet are the groung is lower from my horses pawing haha i jusr thought i would say that so you all know :P

banman 04-25-2011 09:00 PM

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here are two more of her these just show her uphillness.

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