January 31st is International Zebra Day! This special day is set aside to promote the awareness of protecting these unique African animals. Follow the photos and fun facts of International Zebra Day on Twitter at #InternationalZebraDay.
The Grevy’s Zebra (Equus grevyi), shown above, is the largest living wild equid, weighing from 770-990 lbs (340-450 kg). The Grevy’s Zebra is an endangered species, with about 3000 left in the wild.