It’s an animal smaller than a horse, with a pores and skin resembling a tiger pores and skin. It’s a single-toed species and lives in massive herds within the grasslands and woodlands of Africa. The zebra’s physique is roofed with yellowish and brown stripes; surrounds the physique of the animal in transverse stripes; it goes all the way down to the vertebrae of his ft. Like its physique, its mane is surrounded by a belt of the identical shade. Some breeds do not need these strains on the ft. Zebra is a really agile animal. Since its eyes are very sharp and its ears are very robust, they discover the presence of predators from distant and begin to flee in droves.
Small grass-eating animals equivalent to antelopes and the like reside in herds close to herds of zebras, in order that they hear of the hazard and start to flee. Zebras efficiently defend their offspring, sick and infirm in opposition to predators with their robust pairs. Some species are slowly dying out. Donkeys and horses are shut family members of zebras, however in contrast to them, zebras can’t be educated and tamed as a result of their wild nature. Zebras will be 3.5-5 ft tall (on the shoulder) and weigh 440-990 kilos. They eat grass and leaves. Zebras can’t reside with out water and have to drink no less than as soon as a day. Some zebras migrate through the dry season. They’ll journey 500 miles a 12 months to discover a place with extra meals and water.