Zack and Zippy can be seen throughout the holiday period along with a herd of seven Burchell's zebra
, which although classified as 'lower risk' in conservation terms, are equally as striking and sassy.
A physical and mental standoff with a large Burchell's zebra
stallion contributed to the rivulets.
On a distant part of his ranch, Rudman had a herd of Burchell's zebra
that hadn't been hunted for two years.
Only the plains zebra (also called the common zebra or Burchell's zebra
) are plentiful in numbers.
By JOHN FOXYou're likely to spot a zebra on a safari in Kenya, but chances are it'll be the more common plains zebra (formerly Burchell's zebra
).Its much rarer cousin, the Grevy's zebra, is mainly found in the arid and semi-arid landscapes of northern Kenya.
Noteworthy among them are the black rhinoceros, buffalo, hippopotamus, wildebeest, Burchell's zebra
, eland, Grant's and Thomson's gazelles, waterbuck, cheetah, African wild dog, serval, and leopard.
The four of us took 27 animals of 11 species: kudu, gemsbok, Burchell's zebra
, red hartebeest, blue wildebeest, duiker, impala, springbok, warthog, waterbuck, and nyala.
Recently, neutralizing antibodies against EHV-9 were found among Burchell's zebras
in the Serengeti ecosystem (4).
Seroconversion was detected in 60% of wild Burchell's zebras
(Equus burchelli) in Tanzania without any associated illness (3).