Red Lechwe

FUN FACTS

Red Lechwe

  • They are really good swimmers but are slow and awkward on dry land.

  • Red Lechwes are diurnal creatures.

  • They can often be observed dunking their heads under water to eat aquatic plants.

  • Their legs are covered in a water-repellent substance.

  • Their hindquarters are significantly taller than their forequarters.