Here’s something you don’t see very often from me: horses. But these seemed like unusually handsome specimens, and with nice, soft morning lighting. I suppose they’re some particular kind of horse, but I don’t know which they are. “Brown and white” is about the closest I can come.

UPDATE: Probably skewbald (brown and white) pintos.

May 9, 2019 — Near Blowing Rock, Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina

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