CHESTNUT Body color varies from orange to deep red-brown.
Color of the mane and tail varies from flaxen to any other color but black. DUN The body is yellow or gold colored.
Mane and tail can be black, brown, red, yellow, white or mixed.
Duns usually have a dorsal stripe and zebra markings on the legs. BUCKSKIN A type of Dun, the body is golden or yellowish colored but the mane, tail and lower legs are usually black. RED DUN Another type of Dun Horse.
The body is yellow or gold colored but the mane, tail and dorsal stripe are red. GRULLO (Pronounced grew_ ya).
The body is usually mousy or smoky colored and the mane, tail and lower legs are black. RED ROAN A reddish colored horse due to a mixture of evenly dispersed red and white hairs. BLUE ROAN A blue-black colored horse due to a mixture of evenly dispersed black and white hairs.
Some red hairs may be present. HORSE MARKINGS Facial Markings SNIP Any white marking, usually vertical, between the nostrils. STAR — What is the maximum height of a pony? Name five classifications for horses and/or ponies. What are some major differences between the Arabian and Quarter Horse? What is meant by the versatility of a horse? What is the difference between a base breed and a color breed? Name four color patterns in the Appaloosa? Name the four characteristics of an Appaloosa Horse. How does an Albino Horse differ from a White Horse? Name three color breeds and describe their characteristics. COLORS, GROOMING, NUTRITION, DISEASES, AND PARASITES Describe the following body colors: Bay, Dun, Roan, Buckskin. Name three color breeds and describe them. Describe the following markings: star, snip, strip, blaze, sock. What is a dorsal stripe? What are black points? Name five grooming aids and their uses. What the two major categories of horse feed? Name the five nutritional classifications required by horses daily? What is a herbivore? Name three categories of activity which require a change in feeding schedule. Name three roughage’s.
Name three supplements. What are legumes? What is colic? What are its causes? How can faulty teeth cause colic? What disorder can occur as a result of a horse standing in water/unsanitary conditions? What is laminitis? What are its causes?
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