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May Breed Spotlight

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Administrator Samantha
May 19th, 2017 6:17:42pm
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A bit late in posting this month! Each month we will pick a new rare-on-HP breed and give away a pointed pair of them in order to boost the number of breeders of that animal! We will rotate between horse breeds and dog breeds every other month!


The giveaway will be drawn, and the new breed posted on (or as close as possible to) the 15th of each month!


 


This month's breed is: Bashkir Curlies!  


 


About Bashkir Curlies


 


Curlies are a breed of horse which comes in many colors, shapes, and sizes but is defined by their curly hair! Their costs, maes, tails, fetlocks, and even their inner ear hair are all curly. Because of this people with horse allergies are much less likely to have a reaction to them. It is a common misconception that they are "hypoallergenic"; however, because their curly coats can hold in dander, and also because they sometimes have less hair, it causes fewer allergy-causing proteins to be released. Interestingly some Curlies (called "smooth coat" curlies) have no curl to them at all! They have excellent endurance and while generally between 14 and 16 hh, they can be bigger or smaller and are very strong.


Bashkir Curlies on HP


There are currently TWO active breeders of Bashkir Curlies on HP! EarthUponWater is the Curly breed ambassador.


Click here to see all of the Curlies on HP!


 


Stock Photos


 


Click here to browse Curly stock on DeviantArt. 


 


Giveaway!


We're giving away a store pair of Bashkir Curlies with 250k points!


Please reply to this thread and tell us a random fact about hypoallergenic animals to enter the giveaway!


 


A random winner will be chosen on 6/15!




 

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Administrator Samantha
May 19th, 2017 6:18:55pm
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Bump!




 

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Moderator Audacious
May 19th, 2017 9:09:01pm
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 Awww, they're cute!! Someone will have a nice pair for sure :D




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tana the tuna » finnhorse ambassador
May 22nd, 2017 12:32:07pm
403 Posts

Bumping again!




 

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Moderator Zadkiel » Master Lurker
May 22nd, 2017 10:04:34pm
752 Posts

Such a cute breed of horse!!




 

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diva ++ land's end nokotas ⚡️
May 22nd, 2017 11:04:09pm
238 Posts

Entering!

the previous first family's dogs were hypoallergenic! Bo and Sunny, Portuguese Water Dogs. 




 

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