The Zebra is best known for its black and white striped body and their stripes come in different patterns, unique to each individual.
They are friendly and interact well with people. Despite their small size, miniature horses can do almost as much a full-size horse or pony.
They live in wooded swamps, shallow lakes, marshes or ponds and creeks and usually nest in trees close to water.
Black swans are the official birds of western Australia and are featured on both the flag and coat of arms.
A Ball Python has a flat head and boxy snout with black and pale stripes on the face and black stripes forming a mask over the eyes.
The Collared Peccary will defend itself with its tusks which grow sharper every time it opens and closes its mouth.
The Burmese Python on display in the snake exhibit at the Hope Zoo is labelled ‘Blondie 2’ and is actually an Albino Burmese Python.
Donkeys originated in the African desert and are a descendant of the African wild ass. Used as a working animal for at least 5000 years.
Some Spider Monkeys have white chin whiskers and flesh coloured rings around their eyes. They can live up to 30 years.