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MHFoundation Quarters 04-29-2011 04:20 AM

New Arrival!
 
Yay, my maiden mare foaled tonight! Foaling went smooth, she is being a great mommy and was totally cool with me being there. I was expecting her to be a bit over protective, she has a bit of a bossy personality lol!

She had a stud colt, was very dark, drying out a lot lighter with strong couter shading, possible dorsal stripe. We will have to wait and see on color :) He doesn't have a speck of white anywhere. Very leggy little guy, doing great after he unfolded! Up nursing and passed meconium within an hour.

Couldn't have went better! Can't wait to post pics tomorrow :grin:

PintoTess 04-29-2011 04:47 AM

It FINALLY happened!! so happy for you and the mare!

MHFoundation Quarters 04-29-2011 06:45 AM

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Well here he is! Drying off to be bay I'm thinking :D

newowner 04-29-2011 08:04 AM

Congratulations! What a cutie! Glad everything went well.

A knack for horses 04-29-2011 08:30 AM

Awww!!!

Citrus 04-29-2011 09:07 AM

sooo cute.... does he have a dorsal stripe??

lilkitty90 04-29-2011 09:59 AM

either way i believe he's gonna be growing up to be grey! are you keeping him? i love watching horses grey out through the years!

HopalongCassidy 04-29-2011 10:15 AM

Is it possible he could go Dun? Sorry if thats a stupid question. I'm not at all good with colors.

lilkitty90 04-29-2011 10:22 AM

well i THINK the grey gene is dominant and if you have at least 1 grey parent then the foal is going grey without a doubt, but don't quote me on that lol

Hunter65 04-29-2011 10:31 AM

cutie patootie


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