African Baboon Facts

African Baboon
African Baboon


Baboons with their strong muscular bodies, powerful jaws, and razor sharp canine teeth have been known to chase away and even kill attacking lions. These mammals which mostly live in Africa (also Arabia) are some of the largest monkeys on earth. Below we have listed many interesting facts about this African animal including the different types of Baboons, where they live, and how closely related to humans they are. Hopefully this information will help both kids and adults better understand this fascinating mammal.

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Baboon Species

There are five different species of baboons they are:

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