coloring

  • Overo Lethal White Syndrome & Color-Related Disorders

    Overo Lethal White Syndrome & Color-Related Disorders

    To the average layperson, the importance of horse color genetics is often a baffling mystery. Does it really matter if a horse is bay, black, or chestnut? You don’t, after all, ride the color! Or to paraphrase yet another saying – a good horse is never a bad color. So why is there such an…

  • Horse Color Genetics Explained In Simple Terms

    Horse Color Genetics Explained In Simple Terms

    Equus ferus caballus, AKA the domestic horse, comes in many coat colors and coat patterns, but have you ever wondered just how these colors, and coat patterns, happen? If so, welcome to the fascinating world of horse color genetics! Like most things, or actually, everything when it comes to living organisms, horse color comes down…