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Interesting Article on the Evolution of Horse Color

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http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/30628354/

This is the statement that really struck me:

"For example, chestnut horses are described as not so full of spirits, which may be a big advantage for their taming," Ludwig explained. "Dilutions and spotting patterns are linked to gene defects, or a less effective mode of operation of receptors, which possibly causes more tame behavior."

Perhaps there is some truth to the belief that certain colors correlate with certain personality traits.

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That's really cool. Cool

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Well We All Know That Some Dilute Have Had Genetic Issues In The Past And Responsible Breeders Have Bred Them Out, So Maybe It Can Be Said TO Be True

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