The Yellow baboon (Papio cynocephalus) of East Africa is not much more than 3 feet 3 inches long and less than 2 feet at the shoulder. Baboons have the temperament to stage violent attacks on livestock. Candidate for: The Nandi bear.
Shoebill stork Native to the freshwater swamps of tropical east Africa, these large, cartoon-like avians are known for their uniquely bulbous beaks. They are classified as a "vulnerable" species due to human disturbances, habitat destruction and hunting.