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The Brindle Horse: Color Patterns, Rarity, and Breeds

My granddaughter quickly pointed out a horse with a brindle color coat competing in a barrel race. She had lots of questions about it – like what breeds can have this pattern and how rare are they? I told her that I wonder about these things too, so we should learn about them together! Brindle …

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Do Baby Horses Change Color as They Age? Foal Colors Explored

Our friend’s gray mare recently had a baby, and the newborn foal is a dusty brownish color with dark ear tips. The father is a gray stallion. So is this baby going to change colors as it ages and have a coat like its parents? Baby horses change color as they age. Foals are generally …

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