How To Find And Tame The White Arabian Horse In RDR 2

If you’ve played Red Dead Redemption, you know that horses are extremely important. They are the bread and butter of in-game travel, as they are a beloved companion next to it. It’s just entered Red Dead Redemption 2where horses need to be actively cared for and feel like individuals in their own right.

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Although the emotional connection a horse has with you can never be replaced, it is important to know that sometimes some horses are better. There are nearly 20 horse breeds in Red Dead Redemption 2, but the Arabian stands out as one of the best all-around horses.

Why is the white Arabian horse so important?

Red Dead Redemption 2 A white Arabian horse named Bánríon's stats is on display outside Valentino


In general, Arabian horses are hard to find. While a good Tennessee Walker or Thoroughbred can get you far, an Arabian has stats to the extreme. Most of them can only be found in remote locations, such as the heights of Big Valleyor purchased in-game.

But the white Arab stands above them all. His statistics surpass even other Arabian horses, both bought in stables and found in the wild. In fact, no other horse can match their stats, only Turkoman and Missouri Fox Trotter have higher stats, but still a lower overall average.

Where to find a white Arabian horse

Red Dead Redemption 2 White Arabian A location showing a red pointer marking the area by Lake Isabella

The White Arabian Horse can only be found in one location, an area the game never takes you to after the prologue. Deep inside Northwestern grizzlies, The white Arab resides. It never spawns in a herd either, so it will always be by itself.

It usually spawns in the area up to the northern edge of Lake Isabella, approximately next to the cottage opposite the lake itself. This is roughly the same area where the legendary sockeye salmon and white bison spawn, so it’s an area teeming with rare wildlife

Red Dead Redemption 2 White Arab through binoculars in the middle of a snowstorm

Due to the extreme weather in the Grizzlies, it is very possible that you will arrive in the middle snow storm. The White Arabian will still spawn in these conditions, although it is much harder to spot, so it is important to take it slow and watch out so as not to frighten by accident.

Tips for Taming a White Arabian

Red Dead Redemption 2 White Arabian calms down close up in a snowy field

Taming a White Arabian is functionally the same as any other horse in the game – you call out to get its attention, keep calm, approach slowly, and mount. The essential difference lies in this The white Arab is incredibly timid, more sensitive to sudden movements and has a quickly exhausted composure than most other horses. Go slow and steady here, so keep the lasso away.

However, the challenge isn’t over once you climb. The White Arabian is wild and has a very good chance of knocking you off before you break him. If he throws you, stay calm. It will only expire a short distance away and you can try again.

White Arabian horse it will still appear even if you have already captured or escaped itso bravely tame a whole stable full of them

Red Dead Redemption 2 White Arabian Mounted

Otherwise, taming a white Arabian is a standard procedure, only a little more difficult. After calming and taming him, bring him to the stable. The closest is Valentine, to which there is still quite a way to go. Be careful on the way and don’t forget to whistle for the other horse to follow you. Best of luck!

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