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Wild saltwater Horse

Photographer: Aaron Cress
Location: Beauford, NC
Date: November, 2010

The horses on Shackleford Island are wild and rumored to have been descendants of domesticated horse that the Spanish settlers brought over. Most the horses have blonde manes and can survive by drinking saltwater.

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