Safari: Rare Grevy’s Zebra doing well in UK

2008-07-23 00:00

One of three rare Grevy’s Zebra foals stands next to its mother at Woburn Safari Park, Woburn, Bedfordshire, England, yesterday.

All the foals, two colts and one filly, and their respective mothers are doing well and are now out in the park reserves. The Grevy’s Zebra is the largest of all the wild horses and has narrower stripes than other zebras and trademark large, round ears.

The Grevy’s Zebra is named not after the discoverer of the species, but after a president of France who received the first specimens known to the scientific world.

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