LOCATION CAPTURED: Groenland Gamelodge, Tolwe, Limpopo Province, South Africa.
Can you imagine how it must be to get your daily diet out between acacia thorns!
Their preferred habitat is bushy or open scrubby plains with acacia trees, which is their favoured food.
Almost exclusively browsers, they eat a wide variety of leaves and twigs. Acacias are preferred and have proved to have a high degree of protein. They will eat newly sprouted grass and will eagerly eat mineralized soil or even gnaw on bones for the mineral content