Zebras use their fleshy lips to grasp food and then move it into position for the cutting incisor teeth.
They grow to 60cm and can weigh over 6 kg.
Can live up to 33 years of age. 

SASSI: Red - don't buy or sell.  Rather opt for a green-listed alternative.

(Photo: Geoff Spiby)

Species Facts

  • Use fleshy lips to position food for cutting teeth.
  • Can live to 33 years of age.