2.6 - 3.3 feet at the shoulder
up to 300
Name of Young
Did you know?
- Both males and females have large, thick horns that curve backwards. Males have larger horns as well as a long mane of hair on running from their throat to their forelegs.
- These sheep are very sure footed and are strong jumpers. They can easily clear obstacles as high as 6.5 feet. Newborn Aoudads can move across rocky ground soon after birth.
- Aoudads live in rocky areas, so they need to be sure footed. There are very few places to hide in their habitat because of the lack of vegetation. When danger is near they will freeze in an attempt to go unnoticed.
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