1. Found around Bargur hills in Bhavani taluk of Erode district in Tamilnadu. 2. Developed for work in uneven hilly terrains. 3.Generally brown colour with white markings. 4.Animals are well built, compact and medium in size. 5.Known for their speed and endurance in trotting. 6.Cautious in behaviour and tends to remain away from strangers.