Hoofed animals are known as even-toed ungulates, belonging to the order Artiodactyla. Hoofed animals are generally herbivorous mammals that may live in large herds. A number of hoofed animals have huge horns. During the mating season, males often use their horns in combat with other males of the same species. Many hoofed animal species are adapted to run at speed in order to escape from predators.
The collared peccary (Pecari tajacu), are found in North, Central, and South America. Although somewhat related to the pigs and frequently referred to as one, this species and the other peccaries are no longer classified in the pig family.
The Grant’s zebra (Equus quagga boehmi) is the smallest of six subspecies of zebra.This northern subspecies is vertically striped in front, horizontally on the back legs, and diagonally on the rump and hind flanks.