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Explore our wide variety of animal facts and learn some fun trivia about our friends in the animal kingdom.

Interesting Information about ZebrasFun Zebra Facts for Kids

Check out our fun zebra facts for kids. Learn about their black and white stripes, what they eat, where they live and much more.

Read on and enjoy our interesting information about zebras.


  • Zebra are part of the equidae family along with horse and donkeys.

  • Every zebra has a unique pattern of black and white stripes.

  • There are a number of different theories which attempt to explain zebra’s unique stripes with most relating to camouflage.

  • Wild zebras live in Africa.

  • Common plain zebras have tails around half a metre in length (18 inches).

  • Zebra crossings (pedestrian crossings) are named after the black and white stripes of zebras.

  • Zebras run from side to side to being chased by a predator.

  • Zebras have excellent eyesight and hearing.

  • Zebras stand up while sleeping.

  • Zebras eat mostly grass.

  • The ears of a zebra show its mood.

  • A zebra named Marty starred in the 2005 animated film Madagascar.

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