Rabicano in Marwaris



  • Looks like rabi isn't listed for Marwaris at the moment. I present the following examples:

    From Manu Sharma Photography

    colt Pratap sire prabhat
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    Colt Lalbeer sired by Alishaan
    link



  • To be honest I'm not completely convinced by these... Since rabicano is purely a phenotype with no known associated genotype at this time, I would like to at least see examples with a more characteristic rabicano striping + white root of tail appearance. These could just be caused by some minimal 'sabino' roaning.



  • Rabicano only sometimes produces ribbing, in many cases it's just ticking like seen here especially in minimal cases. Even in more extensive cases, defined ribbing patterns aren't even seen 50% of the time.

    I'd love to give you more pictures, but most of these horses have two pictures max so angles are proving hard to find. Additionally, a lot of Marwaris have their tails shaved, so seeing / finding any with the skunk tail will prove difficult.

    I've included additional photos of Pratap that show his ticking quite clearly here: link text

    I have also found:
    Unnamed Filly, Sire Shandaar dam Kaveri link text
    She clearly displays white ticking and white skunk tail as hers is not shaved like the others


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