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    and she's beyond adorable!
    i bet she's 14'2 and 100 lbs overweight. but under that lard is a dappled buckskin with black tipped ears, three high black socks and one dainty white foot.
    seller says she's a fullblooded kentucky mountain horse, i need to learn about tht.
    she's supposed to be a project for my friend, but boy am i smitten.
    she's so broad and wide, with a very femine face and an inquisitive, friendly personality. i cannot wait to see her shed out and fit--oh my she'll be gorgeous. she may even be as beautiful as my blonde bombshell of a haflinger.
    i love those round little mares i guess!
    i'll take some pictures tomorrow if it doesn't pour all day.

  • #2
    These kinds of post are illegal without pics


    Patience and Consistency are Your Friends


    • #3
      I agree - pics need to accompany post like this. She sounds adorable!


      • Original Poster

        ok, here is a picture for your viewing pleasure!


        • #5
          You jump in the saddle,
          Hold onto the bridle!
          Jump in the line!


          • Original Poster

            whoa!!! look at the number of posts i made with that last one!!!
            maybe i should play the lottery tonight?!


            • #7
              Very Cool ~ thanks for sharing ~

              Very Cool ~ thanks for sharing ~
              Zu Zu Bailey " IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE ! "


              • #8
                Congrats, she's a great size and darling face. Good Find!
                "There is no fundamental difference between man and animals in their ability to feel pleasure and pain, happiness, and misery." - Charles Darwin


                • Original Poster

                  hmm, my buddy says she's a cross of something else entirely.
                  anyone see what she's seeing?


                  • #10
                    Originally posted by suz View Post
                    hmm, my buddy says she's a cross of something else entirely.
                    anyone see what she's seeing?
                    Hard to see anything under all the "fluff". She is a cutie and I'd take her in a heartbeat. Buckskin is my favorite color. Love the high black on her legs. Is she gaited? KY Mt horses are a gaited breed aren't they?
                    "My biggest fear is that when I die my husband is going to try to sell all my horses and tack for what I told him they cost."


                    • #11
                      Originally posted by suz View Post
                      hmm, my buddy says she's a cross of something else entirely.
                      anyone see what she's seeing?
                      I knew a few Ky Mtn Horses from a breeder in Northern Virginia, other than the color she looks very similar. I "think" that they are supposed to be more of the bay/chestnut solid color variety but I am by no means an expert. One of hers was a liver chestnut.
                      "We, too, will be remembered not for victories or defeats in battle or in politics, but for our contribution to the human spirit." JFK


                      • Original Poster

                        well she said fjord because of that neck and the white at the base of the mane. but i've found out that the white is typical of buckskins, so i guess that was a long shot. gonna start her on magnesium/chromium/selenium for that crestiness and see what she looks like 75 lbs from now!


                        • #13
                          Originally posted by suz View Post
                          hmm, my buddy says she's a cross of something else entirely.
                          anyone see what she's seeing?
                          Umm...I don't know what your friend is seeing.
                          A friend of mine has a RMH/Morgan cross that could be her twin brother.

                          BTW: his horse does NOT gait & was sold off by the RMH breeder for that reason.
                          *friend of bar.ka*RIP all my lovely boys, gone too soon:
                          Steppin' Out 1988-2004
                          Hey Vern! 1982-2009, Cash's Bay Threat 1994-2009
                          Sam(Jaybee Altair) 1994-2015


                          • #14
                            adorable!! She looks very squeezable!!


                            • #15

                              What kind of project is she going to be? Trail horse? Eventer?


                              • #16
                                awww, buckskin with a star, snip and a sock? I have one too, 15h of buckskin beefcake
                                I obsessively collect anything buckskin with those markings.

                                congrats yours is gorgeous! love those dapples!
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