Wildlife

  • Gelada Baboons

    Gelada baboons are actually more closely related to monkeys than baboons, and are only found in the Ethiopian highlands with large populations in the Simien Mountains Natio...

  • Hyenas - Ethiopia

    Just outside the walled city of Harar is a peculiar sight. As night falls each day, local farmers have turned the tradition of feeding hyenas to deter them from the...

  • Ethiopian Wolves

    With just 500 remaining in the wild, the beautiful Ethiopian Wolf is one of the nation’s most distinctive and beloved animals.  With a beautiful coat of ...

  • Walia Ibex

    Actually a kind of goat, the Walia Ibex is found in the Simien Mountains and is another animal unique to Ethiopia.  Males cut an especially impressive figure w...

  • Mountain Nyala

    The Mountain Nyala, Mountain nyala is a magnificent antelope endemic to the Ethiopian highlands east of the rift valley. The mountain nyala is a member of the Bovidae famil...