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Also Known By: Arab-Barb


The West African Barb is found in the western most regions of West Africa. It is a light horse used for both riding and as a draft animal. The predominate color is gray. The West African Barb originated from the Barb.



Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.

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