Grant's Zebra

Description

Medium-size zebra with wide black-and-white stripes. No "shadow stripes" in between. Stripes fan backward over haunches, continue to hoofs, join ventral band along mid-line of belly, and run into the dark-colored nose. Male weight 486 to 783 (average 6050; female 386 to 739 lbs. (average 548).

Breeding Season

Spring to late summer, sometimes into fall

Gestation & Young Per Birth

11 1/2 to 12 1/2 mo 1 (2 extremely rare)

Fencing

7 ft. usually sufficient