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Unread postby Meinfam » Mon Dec 18, 2006 8:51 pm

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Unread postby rothk » Fri Mar 09, 2007 12:14 pm

This little one is so cute !!!!

It's my favorite picture at the moment :D :D :D

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Unread postby elpaco » Mon Nov 05, 2007 5:57 pm

adw wrote:love is having a shoulder to rest ones head on.

we quite often see 2 zebras like this.
can someone please tell me what they are doing exactly. Is it a mating couple? Are they just resting their head or does this mean something particular ?
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Unread postby DuQues » Mon Nov 05, 2007 6:01 pm

I think it's more keeping an eye out for danger, watching both ways, and being friendly.
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Unread postby Salva » Mon Nov 05, 2007 6:17 pm

I was told by a guide in Tanzania that they do it for resting their heads.
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Unread postby p@m » Mon Nov 12, 2007 10:16 pm

We saw this zebra mare with a stallion in close attendance on the H10 some way before Nkumbi in Sept. Anyone else seen one with such overgrown hooves and any idea if it is laminitis ?
She was really battling to walk and lay down quite often.

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Unread postby Bennievis » Tue Nov 13, 2007 9:43 am

This zebra provided us with some humour. He kept on moving his uppper lip which resulted in a smile, showing his large teeth. At one stage his lip was shivering which was very amusing. However, hard as we tried, we just could not manage to capture his smile (cheezy) on film. After zooming in, we saw the reason for this funny behaviour, a tick/gogga on his nose :lol:

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Unread postby Wild about cats » Tue Nov 13, 2007 11:41 am

We have also seen this behavior before, and I must say it is adorable. Lokks like there was a bee on his nose.
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Unread postby Meinfam » Sun Dec 02, 2007 6:58 pm

Need I say anything?

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Unread postby p@m » Sun Dec 02, 2007 7:52 pm

Ouch ! That is one lucky zebra :D

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Unread postby josey » Tue Dec 04, 2007 8:57 am

We went to Imfolozi in november and came across 2 different zebra with what looked like predator wounds. Both animals seemed to be healthy and apart from possible infection in the first one I am sure they both will survive.
I know this is not SAN parks but still interesting.

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Unread postby p@m » Thu Dec 06, 2007 10:03 pm

Zebra 1 looks as though the wound may have been caused by fighting too. What do others think ?

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Unread postby Peter Betts » Mon Dec 17, 2007 9:26 am

Zebra make such nice subjects with their stripes. They seem to want to have their pics taken , rather like Gemsbok and Kudu
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Unread postby Peter Betts » Sat Jan 12, 2008 9:53 pm

This Foal (Young Zebra) stood in the most amazing light the other day...couldnt believe it when I saw the download from my card
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Re: Zebra

Unread postby ron brameld » Sat Sep 06, 2008 11:57 am

Saw this beautiful animal en route from Berg en dal to Skukuza.

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