Kirk’s Dik-Dik

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.

Africa

At A Glance

Habitat

Savanna and Scrub

Diet

Leaves of bushes and shrubs, buds, shoots, fruits, and grasses

Location

Eastern and Southern Africa