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post #1 of 7 Old 09-27-2018, 11:42 PM Thread Starter
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Question What color is my gelding?

About a month ago I bought a gelding from a kill-pen who my mom presumes is a 4 year old quarter horse. I love him with all of my heart, but I am curious what color he will turn out to be. He is a very light grey, with chocolate dapples and legs. Will he turn white over time? Is he truly a grey?
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post #2 of 7 Old 09-27-2018, 11:44 PM
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post #4 of 7 Old 09-28-2018, 02:20 AM
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I would guess buckskin going grey

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post #5 of 7 Old 09-28-2018, 08:33 AM
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Looks bucksin or brownskin going gray.
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post #6 of 7 Old 09-28-2018, 09:14 AM
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He is too far along in the greying process to know what his base color is without testing. Since he is grey, he will continue to lighten, but how white vs fleabitten he will be is anybody's guess at this point.


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post #7 of 7 Old 09-28-2018, 10:42 AM
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Definitely grey. Can't reliably tell a base colour from those.
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