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  • Anyone know this horse?

    I recently purchased this gelding for my fiance. We would love to find more information on him. We purchased him from SAR in Hollister, CA. We were told he was once on the jumper circuit. He came with the name Skyhawk and he is a warmblood of some sort, he has a brand but it is too light to see what it is...I think he is Dutch. He has 2 hind stockings and a blaze, also a white splotch on his hiney.

    Home of Champion Arabian Stallion
    Jumpin Jak Flash+++//

    Warmblood Approve

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    Dutch WB's are not branded, so if he has a brand, he is not dutch.

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    • #3
      some of the older Dutch WBs are branded
      Suerte Hostage Crisis Survivor!

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      • #4
        Try soaking the brand with water and taking a picture with a flash in a dark stall. If you clip it, you could probably make it out better as well. Good luck

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        • #5
          Originally posted by heartinrye View Post
          Dutch WB's are not branded, so if he has a brand, he is not dutch.
          I had a dutch warmblood that was branded. Is was a lion in a shield, and there was some other stuff too but thats basically what it looked like. A picture of the brand is in the link, just scroll to dutch warmblood.

          http://www.horsedata.co.uk/horse_brands.htm

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          • #6
            No clues as to the identity of the horse, but I believe that the last year Dutch WBs were branded was '96.

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            • #7
              As far as I know the Dutch horses are branded. My friend took her weanling to the inspection last year and he was branded.
              Cloverfox Stables

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              • #8
                yes, dutch brand is a lion in a shield, we have some that are branded.

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                  Yeah his brand is very very faint....so he could be pretty much anything, I was told he was an Eq horse at indio and was once a grand prix jumper, was hoping to find out his history
                  Home of Champion Arabian Stallion
                  Jumpin Jak Flash+++//

                  Warmblood Approve

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                    #10
                    Here are more pics of SkyHawk, I was told he is around 20yrs old
                    http://i120.photobucket.com/albums/o...ain2009118.jpg
                    http://i120.photobucket.com/albums/o...n2009125-1.jpg
                    Home of Champion Arabian Stallion
                    Jumpin Jak Flash+++//

                    Warmblood Approve

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                    • #11
                      Don't have a clue about who he is but what a NICE gift for your fiance!
                      "Oh, sure, you may be able to take down one smurf, but mark my words: You bonk one smurf, you better be ready for a blue wave."---Bucky Katt

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