ANTELOPE FOR AFRICA SAFARIS
African Hunting and Photographic Safaris
also known as "Sassaby"
Tssessebe runs the fastest of all antelope species. The sound they make is a snort.
They form small breeding herds, bachelor herds, and family groups and prefer open savannah and grasslands with adequate water. Tssessebe are grazers. Their enemies are: spotted hyena, cheetah, lion, leopard, and the cape hunting dog.
Both males and females have horns. Females are smaller than males. Average life span is approximately 15 years.