Horses come in a variety of unique and vivid coat colors, ranging from solid and static to multifaceted and ever-changing. A horse’s coat colors are controlled by complex genetics. For horse owners, a horse’s coat plays another important role—it’s a good indicator of his overall health. One of the rewards of taking good care of your horse is enjoying the beauty of his rich, lustrous coat.
The most common horse colors are chestnut, which is all-brown, bay, which is a brown with a black mane and tail, and grey, which is a white or grey horse. Here, we showcase some remarkable coat colors that are quite a rarity to come across.