Red Dun - dorsal stripe on a red dun horse.  A red dun horse is a chestnut horse affected by the dun dilution. This dilution lightens the horse's body and gives it darker points and a dorsal stripe (a stripe down its back). Many duns also have shoulder stripes and zebra striping on their legs. A few also have cobwebbing on their foreheads, shadowing, and pale guard hairs.

Another red dun photo. There you can see the eel stripe very clearly. Often the eel stripe is not this dark on red duns.

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His name is “Shining In Silver”…he’s an AQHA yearling stallion…tested double homozygous for the black and dun factor… owned by Shining C Grulla Horses…“Shining In Silver” is a grulla with no cream gene. Hes BEAUTIFUL.

Dun: standard Dun.  Simply known as "Dun," this horse is a Bay horse with one or two Dun genes.  Note the dorsal stripe, leg barring, and frosting on the top of the tail and along the crest of the mane.

Bay Dun - result of dun dilution gene acting on bay horse which lightens coat color; darker shading on face and legs, dorsal stripe down the back, and zebra stripes on the legs and shoulders

Lavrador, a buckskin Puro Sangue Lusitano stallion. Shows some faint sooty markings and dappling. Also has an eel stripe.

Lavrador, buckskin Puro Sangue Lusitano stallion trotting with head low. Look at that color, with shiny dapples too.

Beautiful Red Dun Quarter horse.....I learned how to ride on my Uncle's Red Dun. Man, those were the days. :)

Very clear red dun. See the eel stripe, leg barring and bi-colored mane and tail

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I have always wanted one since a little girl because I fell in love with the man from snowy river.

Next up 'Genetics Chart' EDIT: Added a whole bunch of stuff!! Im really glad with the response ive had from this, eveyone is so friendly and eager to learn! Thanks guys, you make me so ha...

) But there are more than this chart indicates. Plus, there are more horse colors than black and white and palomino. Horse Colour Chart vs 2 by Gaurdianax on deviantART

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