Like other dik-diks, this species is able to survive for long periods without water. When startled, it runs in a zigzag pattern, with frequent leaps and bounds.
Dik-diks form permanent breeding pairs and may inhabit the same territory for life.
Savanna and Scrub
Leaves of bushes and shrubs, buds, shoots, fruits, and grasses
Eastern and Southern Africa
Adults / Teens: $8.75
Ages 2 - 12: $5.75
Ages 1 & Under: FREE
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