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DSC02450 Malawi Safari

The gestation period for a zebra is 12 or 13 months. When a foal is born the mother keeps all other zebras (even the members of her family) away from it for 2 or 3 days, until it learns to recognize her by sight, voice and smell. This little foal napped the whole time I was nearby, and mother never left her side.

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The gestation period for a zebra is 12 or 13 months.  When a foal is born the mother keeps all other zebras (even the members of her family) away from it for 2 or 3 days, until it learns to recognize her by sight, voice and smell.  This little foal napped the whole time I was nearby, and mother never left her side.<br />
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