ALPINE IBEX

Type: Mammal

Conservation Status: Least concern

Diet:
 Alpine grasses, shrubs, flowers, moss, and twigs

Longevity in the wild:
10 - 14 years

Size: 70 - 100 cm at shoulder. Males are larger than females.
 
Weight: 30 - 120 kilograms

Group Name:
Herd
 
Fun Fact: 
The impressive horns that males carry can reach up to 1 metre in length!

You can find the Alpine Ibex on the west side of the Zoo along the pathway between the Tundra Grill and Toucan Ridge.

Alpine Ibex