Breeds of Livestock, Department of Animal Science
Breeds of Livestock - West African Barb Horse
West African Barb
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.
Reference:Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.