Baboons are classified as omnivores, which means they eat both plants and animals. This animal eats grass and seeds as well as fish, birds and insects. More »

One fact about baboons is that they are one of the largest species of monkeys. Males can weigh as much as 82 pounds, and females are about half the size of males. Unlike other monkeys, baboons do not have tails that grip... More »

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The African leopard is a predator of the baboon. Nile crocodiles, lions and hyenas also prey on the baboon. Baboons are the third-largest members of the non-humanoid primate family, although size varies among baboon spec... More »

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Baboons live in Africa and Arabia. These mammals largely inhabit areas of open woodlands and savannah, with some found in tropical forests. Baboons climb trees for various reasons, but live on the ground for the most par... More »

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One fact about baboons is that they are one of the largest species of monkeys. Males can weigh as much as 82 pounds, and females are about half the size of males. Unlike other monkeys, baboons do not have tails that grip... More »

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A group of baboons is called a troop, consisting of up to 250 individuals. The chacma, olive, yellow and Guinea baboons form the largest troops of all five species of this Old World monkey. More »

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Jackals are omnivores, which means they eat both plants and animals. The main diet of jackals includes reptiles, insects, birds, fruits and grass, and they also hunt small animals, including antelope. More »