Other Animals

Other Animals

The Wildebeeste (Gnu)

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Height: male: 1.5 m (59 inches) / female: 1.35 m (53 inches).
Weight: male: 250 kgs (551 lbs) / female: 180 kgs (397 lbs).
Habitat: Open plains, short grass.
Grouping: Highly gregarious, can from large herds, 2 - 15.
Breeding: Jan - Nov, 1 calf.
Diet: Grazers, primarily short grass.


The Burchell's Zebra

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Height: 1.3 m (51 inches).
Weight: 230 kgs (507 lbs).
Habitat: Open savannah, regular water supply.
Grouping: Gregarious, family groups.
Breeding: Oct - Mar, 1 foal.
Diet: Grazers, primarily taller grass.

The Giraffe

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Height: 3.3 m (130 inches).
Weight: male: 1,200 kgs (2,646 lbs).
Habitat: Closed savannah, daily water not essential.
Breeding: All year, 1 calf.
Diet: Grazers, primarily acacia leaves.

The Waterbuck

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Height: male: 1.7 m (67 inches) / female: 1.3 m (51 inches).
Weight: male: 260 kgs (573 lbs) / 230 kgs / (507 lbs).
Habitat: Close to water, more open area, tall to medium grass.
Grouping: Herds of 10 - 30.
Breeding: All year, 1 calf.
Diet: Grazers.

The Warthog

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Height: male: 70 cm (27 inches) / female: 60 cm (24 inches).
Weight: male: 80 kgs (176 lbs) / 55 kgs / (121 lbs).
Habitat: Open savannah with short grass.
Grouping: Family groups .
Breeding: Oct - Dec, 3-4 piglets.
Diet: Mixed feeder, roots, fruit, short grass.


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