Tag: Zebras & asses

Stand-off over 186 wild horses the BLM wants to release

| February 24, 2015 | 4 Comments
Stand-off over 186 wild horses the BLM wants to release

Rancher’s appeal filed in Nevada seeks to scupper BLM’s plan.

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Long hospital stay sees Zippy the zebra back on his feet

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Long hospital stay sees Zippy the zebra back on his feet

Vets and farrier work together to allow Zippy to regrow a hoof capsule.

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Grevy’s zebra mares a new addition for Florida zoo

| February 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
Grevy’s zebra mares a new addition for Florida zoo

Melbourne’s Brevard Zoo welcomes two rare zebra mares from White Oak Conservation.

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Are zebra stripes part of a fancy cooling system?

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Are zebra stripes part of a fancy cooling system?

New study tackles age-old question of the reason for those striking stripes.

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Grevy’s Zebra foal born on New Year’s Day

| January 3, 2015 | 0 Comments
Grevy’s Zebra foal born on New Year’s Day

Denver Zoo to run a foal-naming competition – once the baby’s sex is known.

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Apps add high-tech tools to fight wildlife crime

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
Apps add high-tech tools to fight wildlife crime

New apps used by customs and law enforcement officials proving useful.

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Quagga takes centre stage in Bone Idol makeover

| November 25, 2014 | 2 Comments
Quagga takes centre stage in Bone Idol makeover

Zebra sub-species the focal point of major project to protect and preserve 39 skeletons.

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Drastic measures urged to save Grevy’s Zebra

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Drastic measures urged to save Grevy’s Zebra

Experts meet to discuss measures to halt the decline in Grevy’s Zebra population.

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Sad loss of endangered zebra foal at British zoo

| November 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
Sad loss of endangered zebra foal at British zoo

Staff intervened to save newborn Hartmann’s Zebra filly, but it was too late.

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Alarming increase in dumped animals worries British charity

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Alarming increase in dumped animals worries British charity

“There are thousands of people out there who don’t care about their pets at all.”

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Grevy’s Zebra foal born at US zoo

| October 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
Grevy’s Zebra foal born at US zoo

Massachusetts zoo welcomes endangered Grevy’s Zebra foal to its herd.

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Orphaned Grevy’s zebra foal making strides

| September 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
Orphaned Grevy’s zebra foal making strides

Karen Sue on the mend as private preserve welcomes another Grevy’s foal.

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Double vision as two Grevy’s zebra foals born in one day

| August 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Double vision as two Grevy’s zebra foals born in one day

Numbers of endangered breed boosted after two foals born in Florida earlier this month.

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Zebras make effort to avoid human threat during migrations – study

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
Zebras make effort to avoid human threat during migrations – study

Avoiding human threat trumps need to avoid predators and find food.

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Grevy’s zebra filly Makena takes first public steps

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
Grevy’s zebra filly Makena takes first public steps

Filly foal born in June adds to endangered breed’s numbers.

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California zoo welcomes Grevy’s zebra colt foal

| June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
California zoo welcomes Grevy’s zebra colt foal

New foal at The Living Desert helps boost numbers of endangered species.

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Railway fence hems in Mongolia’s migratory wild asses

| June 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Railway fence hems in Mongolia’s migratory wild asses

Conservations warn of dangers posed by infrastructure growth.

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New zebra migration route discovered

| May 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
New zebra migration route discovered

Migration through Botswana and Namibia the longest of any African land mammal.

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Zoo mourns death of Grevy’s zebra, giraffe

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
Zoo mourns death of Grevy’s zebra, giraffe

Colic claims endangered Grevy’s mare, but “no clear indication” of what caused giraffe’s death.

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Zonked out: Zebra-donkey hybrid born at Mexican zoo

| April 26, 2014 | 1 Comment
Zonked out: Zebra-donkey hybrid born at Mexican zoo

Donkey jack from nearby farm said to be the father.

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