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  • #21
    Since I'm hoping to do both QH shows and h/j shows, I tried to come up with a name that would fit in both ponds. So I named my Huntin for Chocolate filly "Betterthanchocolate" because to me, she is WAY better than chocolate! :-)
    The ninja monkeys are plotting my demise as we speak....

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    • #22
      SORRY!!! I have been moving....I had to slip out the back jack....

      Originally posted by Wellspotted View Post

      So, technically, Lightning Bar was what would now be called an Appendix?
      Yes.....and hubba hubba what a beautiful piece of horse flesh he was....

      Janus and Little Janus were TB, I am not as familiar with them as far as how they fit into QH history. If you really want to learn QH history, and it is very interesting. You should get a hold of Frank holmes books, he is a QH, Paint horse, Appaloosa historian and I love his books....

      I met Frank on Allbreedpedigree forum and even have been able to get a couple signed copies of his books. I got a signed and #'d hardback copy of the Weiscamp story (breeder of Skipper W line) when he was cleaning out his office.

      For some reason I can't get to his website right now to post the link here, but just google Frank Holmes and his publisher is LOFT...
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        #23
        Originally posted by RRD View Post
        SORRY!!! I have been moving....I had to slip out the back jack....



        Yes.....and hubba hubba what a beautiful piece of horse flesh he was....

        Janus and Little Janus were TB, I am not as familiar with them as far as how they fit into QH history. If you really want to learn QH history, and it is very interesting. You should get a hold of Frank holmes books, he is a QH, Paint horse, Appaloosa historian and I love his books....

        I met Frank on Allbreedpedigree forum and even have been able to get a couple signed copies of his books. I got a signed and #'d hardback copy of the Weiscamp story (breeder of Skipper W line) when he was cleaning out his office.

        For some reason I can't get to his website right now to post the link here, but just google Frank Holmes and his publisher is LOFT...
        Allbreedpedigree forum has a forum?!?!?! I have looked up pedigrees there for years! Love that site! Never knew there was a forum. (See the dust fly as Wellspotted takes off for allbreedpedigree's site.)
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        • #24
          Originally posted by Wellspotted View Post
          Allbreedpedigree forum has a forum?!?!?! I have looked up pedigrees there for years! Love that site! Never knew there was a forum. (See the dust fly as Wellspotted takes off for allbreedpedigree's site.)
          ..There is not very much action there, absolutely no chit chat, but most of the people that are on it are very knowledgeable. Frank is whnywriter but he has not been on hardly at all lately, mostly because he is trying to finish up his long awaited LEO book and he has another book he is working on. However if you have questions about horses, especially ones that his father in law Junior Robertson bred, he will usually answer. Ryan is a great one to answer pedigree look up questions, if he's on.
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          • #25
            A friend of mine had a buckskin that we wanted to name Buck Naked, so that at shows she would be announced as So and So riding Buck Naked!

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            • #26
              Originally posted by VTMorgan06 View Post
              A friend of mine had a buckskin that we wanted to name Buck Naked, so that at shows she would be announced as So and So riding Buck Naked!
              I LOVE THAT ONE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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              • #27
                "Lena"

                Originally posted by Wellspotted View Post
                I assume Doc Olena was the one who started all the "Lena" names? Good to know how they got started; I had wondered. It's a name I see a lot.
                Well Doc Olena goes back to Poco Lena and Doc Bar. And Poco Lena Goes back to Poco Bueno which is a Foundation Horse. So Basically What Im saying is that Poco Lena started it. Also almost anything that has "bar" in their name most likely will go back to Three Bars, Much like Doc Bar.

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