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Thompsons Gazelles (in foreground) and Ostriches (background), Amboseli National Park, Kenya
The ostrich is the largest living species of bird and lays the largest eggs of any living bird. Ostriches can run at up to about 70 km/h, the fastest land speed of any bird. - Both the open plains and the grasslands are home to the Thompsons Gazelle. They are native to and one of the most common gazelle species in Africa.