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What Is a Sorrel Horse? Color, and With a Flaxen Mane & Tail

One man calls his red horse a sorrel, and another owner calls his a chestnut. Horse jargon is confusing, especially when it comes to colors. This confusion led me to find out what specifically makes a red horse a sorrel. A “sorrel horse” is a horse with a copper-red coat, mane, and tail. It is …

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