The Somali Pony originated in the east African country of Somalia. They are usually chestnut or gray. There are a number of varieties including Dor, Mijertinian, Daror and Nogali. The breed is rare.
Reference:Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.Photographs:We are currently searching for photographs or slides of this breed. Additional submission information.