Where Do Ostriches Live In Africa?
The ostrich, Struthio camelus, is native to Africa and is the largest birds in the world. Ostriches live in portions of 25 African countries.
The first commercial ostrich farm was established in South Africa around the year 1860 to farm ostrich feathers, meat and hides.
The ostrich is an omnivore native to Africa and the largest birds in the world. Ostriches live in portions of 25 African countries. The chicks, a few days after being hatched, are covered with a thick and silky down, of a light-fawn color, with black stripes. The neck and head are similarly covered.
Ostriches Live In East, Central, West and East Africa
Ostriches do not live in any North African countries in great numbers, in East Africa ostriches, live in the African countries of Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
In Central Africa ostriches live in two countries, Cameroon and Chad, West Africa, Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal and Mauritania and Southern African countries of eSwatini (formerly Swaziland), South Africa, Namibia, Lesotho, and Botswana.