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Thread #49016   Message #828482
Posted By: GUEST,Q
17-Nov-02 - 02:13 PM
Thread Name: Help: Meaning of Six White Horses
Subject: RE: Help: Meaning of Six White Horses
In redneck country, a white hoss is white and a gray hoss is gray. Its skin don't make no never mind. Tanning the skin after it's daid takes care of a lot of the problem.

Color depends on the genotypic and phenotypic variations.
Gray (grey) is just a whitening of black, bay or chestnut horses.
A couple of sites: Horse color
A more technical one: Geno and phenotypes