Zebra (Equus burchelli)
Scientific classification:
Kingdom : Animalia
Phylum : Chordata
Class : Mammalia
Order : Perissodactyla
Family : Equidae
Genus : Equus
Species : burchelli
Scientific name : Equus burchelli
Important Facts
Coat color: Red
Shoulder height 90 to 100 cms.
Body length:      150 to 225 cms.
Weight: 70 to 120 kg
Life span: 10 -  15 years
Adulthood: 2 - 2.5 years
Gestation period 150 - 180 days
Litter size 1
They are found most frequently in desert plains sparsely covered with low shrubs.
Angola and eastern South Africa.
Leaves of trees, grass, herbs and shrubs
(per head)
Mash - 5 kg.
Green fodder - 20 kg.
Cabbage - 2 kg.
Carrot - 1 kg.