Vikidia currently has 3,175 articles. Improve it!

Join Vikidia: create your account now and improve it!


From Vikidia, the encyclopedia for 8 to 13-year-old children that everybody can make better
Jump to: navigation, search

The zebra is a mammal. It is a member of the horse family. It has black and white stripes.

Zebras live in African grasslands, savannas, woodlands, thorny scrublands, mountains, and coastal hills. Zebras eat mostly grasses, but sometimes they eat leaves, twigs, bark, and shrubs.

They live in small groups or large herds. The female zebra usually has her first baby when she is three. In the western world, zebras are kept in zoos and circuses. They are not easily tamed.

The greatest threat to the zebra's survival is hunting the animal for its skin and meat, and turning its wild living places into farms.

P behavior.png Animals Portal — All articles about animals
Neutral panda.svg Endangered Species Portal — All articles about endangered species