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Synonym(s): Arabian


  • Hotblood.


  • Arab   Arab  .

General information

  • Origins in Arabia.
  • One of the oldest, pure breeds in the world.
  • Has a big influence on founding and refining other breeds.
  • Great stamina.
  • Very intelligent.
  • Brave and fiery.
  • Wonderful free action.
  • Beautiful physique.


  • Asiatic wild stock.

Principal uses

  • Riding.
  • Breeding.


  • Registered.

Biologic Data

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Further Reading


Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • Hendricks B L (1995) International Encyclopedia of Horse Breeds. University of Oklahoma Press. ISBN 8-8061-2753-8.
  • Ball C (1994) Horse and Pony Breeds. Quintet Publishing Ltd. ISBN 1-85076-500-6.
  • Hartley Edwards E (1994) The Encyclopedia of the Horse. Dorling Kindersley. ISBN 1-7513-011-59.


  • Arabian Horse Registry of America, 12000 Zuni Street, Westminster, CO 80234, USA.
  • International Arabian Horse Association, PO Box 33696, Denver, CO 80233, USA.
  • British Horse Society, British Equestrian Center, Stoneleigh, Kenilworth, Warwickshire CV8 2LR, UK.

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