Monthly Archives: February 2018

Beautiful Buckskin Horses

The different shades of beautiful buckskin horses can be seen here.  Buckskin horses read as (EE or Ee) and (AA or Aa) and (n CR) on DNA test results. Buckskin horses can come in many shades, and I want to thank everyone that has sent in photos to be on this page.   [caption id="attachment_7023"…
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What is a Smokey Black Horse

What is a Smokey Black Horse? A Smokey Black horse is a black based horse with one copy of the cream gene.   Smokey Black horses appear to be either a black with a mildly bleached-out coat or a dull dark bay. The DNA test results for a Smokey Black are (EE or Ee) and (n CR).…
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Learn about the Golden Palomino

Let's learn about the golden palomino.  The Palomino is a red based horse with one copy of the cream gene.  The creme gene dilutes or fades the red base coat of the Chestnut horse to a light golden yellow.  Palomino's range in the shade from extremely light to an almost cremello to a deep chocolate…
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Beautiful Bay Horses

There are so many beautiful bay horses with their various shades of red to black.  Bay horses are bay due to the Agouti Gene with the black base coat of a horse.  The Agouti Gene pulls the black to the "Points" of the horse.  (ears, legs, mane, and tail)  The beautiful bay horse is one…
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All About Black Horses

Let's learn all about black horses.  Black is relatively rare coat color.  Black horses can be mistaken for dark chestnuts and some dark bay horses.  Some say that real black horses do not have any white markings at all.  Most black horses have brown eyes.  Some black horses will have blue eyes depending on modifying…
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The Different Shades of Chestnut

The Different Shades of Chestnut can be seen here.  Chestnut horses read as (ee) on DNA test results and are one of the three base coat colors for horses. Chestnut horses can come in many shades, and I want to thank everyone that has sent in photos to be on this page. A chestnut horse…
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Solid Coat Colors for Horses

There are many different solid coat colors for horses.  Each color can have different shades that are lighter or darker.   Most horses have two distinct colors.  Their summer color and their winter color.  Also, some horses are born one color but change colors and change to another color the older they get. DNA testing is…
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Oakdale Equine Rescue is in the News

Find My Horses Presents: Oakdale Equine Rescue is in the News Oakdale Equine Rescue is listed here on Find My Horses.  This article was just recently written about them.   Please go to the listing on Find My Horses if you want more information about this rescue. DaNel Written By Teresa Hammond Staff Reporter for The…
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Equine Education in Louisiana

The following colleges offer Equine Education in Louisiana.  The range of degrees differs in each school.   B.S. in Animal Science with an Equine Concentration Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree     Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, Louisiana offers a professional Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree Louisiana Tech University Ruston, Louisiana offers a B.S. in…
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Equine Education in Kentucky

The following colleges offer Equine Education in Kentucky.  The range of degrees differs in each school.   B.S. in Agricultural Science with an Equine Science Emphasis B.S. in Animal Science with an Emphasis on Equine Science or Equine Management and a Minor in Equine Science B.S. in Agriculture with some equine emphasis B.S. in Equine…
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