The Barbari goat is one of 20 classified breeds in India and is most commonly found in the north-western arid and semi-arid regions.  It basically originated in Berbera, Somalia of east Africa. In India its breeding tract is Agra, Etah and Etawah
The Barbari goat is a dual purpose breed and well adapted for Indian conditions. It is seasonal breeder and is used for intensive farming
Breed characteristics are unique: medium size with a compact body; alert & attractive; bulging eyes; short,erect ears; short, straight horns, (with curly horns expressed occasionally); well set udder with conical teats; adapted to stall feed.