Pronghorn

Pronghorn

Antilocapra americana

Vital Statistics

Height:

3 feet

Weight:

105 - 120 lbs

Diet:

Grasses, alfalfa hay and herbivore chow, an enriched dried food containing many healthy nutrients

Conservation:

Status: Least Concern

Geographic Region

Western America from Mexico City up to Edmonton in Alberta, Canada

At The Zoo

North America

Did You Know?

Pronghorns are the second fastest land animal. They can run up to 50 miles per hour for short bursts and maintain 30 miles per hour for hours. Pronghorns can outrun a cheetah after the first 30 seconds of the chase!