The sable antelope horns, that can be over 3 feet long, aren't just for show. These animals have been known to use their horns to protect themselves from predators such as lions.
Sable antelope live in herds. A maternal, or breeding, herd is made up of several females and their young along with one adult male. Males who do not have a harem live in bachelor herds.
Woodland and woodland - grassland edges
Grasses and herbs
Eastern and Southern Africa
Adults / Teens: $8.75
Ages 2 - 12: $5.75
Ages 1 & Under: FREE
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