The Zebra is a herbivorous mammal. It belongs to the equine family, like the horse or the donkey. The zebra is between 4 and 5 feet high, for a weight ranging from 385 to 800 pounds. The morphology of the zebra is adapted to the race. It can run at maximum speeds between 35 and 40 m / h. In their development zebras gain speed, they often move to look for food. A Zebra lives on average 25 to 30 years (up to 40 years in a zoo). The Zebra unashamedly exposes his black and white striped dress in the great spaces of Africa. These animals are characterized by vertical stripes of black and white.