Tag: Zebras & asses

Incredibly rare quagga skeleton stands on four legs once again

| 28 July 2015 10:14 pm | 0 Comments
Incredibly rare quagga skeleton stands on four legs once again

3D printer used to generate a missing limb.

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US zoo welcomes five rare newborn foals

| 23 July 2015 9:32 am | 0 Comments
US zoo welcomes five rare newborn foals

Four Przewalski’s horses and Grevy’s zebra born at The Wilds in Ohio.

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Chicago zoo welcomes Grevy’s zebra foal

| 12 July 2015 9:53 am | 0 Comments
Chicago zoo welcomes Grevy’s zebra foal

Filly foal the first Grevy’s zebra born at Brookfield Zoo since 1998.

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Water competition in the Gobi: Wild equids find their niches

| 11 July 2015 9:58 am | 0 Comments
Water competition in the Gobi: Wild equids find their niches

Scientists explore competition between Przewalski’s horses and wild asses.

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Grevy’s zebra foal dies suddenly at California zoo

| 12 June 2015 12:52 pm | 0 Comments
Grevy’s zebra foal dies suddenly at California zoo

Cause of filly foal’s death as yet unknown.

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Grazing on the savanna: Wide dietary preferences revealed

| 2 June 2015 10:50 am | 0 Comments
Grazing on the savanna: Wide dietary preferences revealed

Variation even found between Plains and Grevy’s zebras.

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New foal brings Grevy’s zebra herd to 9 at Dutch zoo

| 13 May 2015 9:00 am | 1 Comment
New foal brings Grevy’s zebra herd to 9 at Dutch zoo

Colt foal’s arrival pleasing after the loss of two zebras to colic.

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Tails from the Gobi Desert: Scientists crack problem in analysing equine hairs

| 7 May 2015 7:32 pm | 0 Comments
Tails from the Gobi Desert: Scientists crack problem in analysing equine hairs

Breakthrough provides opportunity for more accurate timelines.

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California zoo welcomes birth of endangered Grevy’s zebra foal

| 24 April 2015 10:41 am | 0 Comments
California zoo welcomes birth of endangered Grevy’s zebra foal

Every foal an important step in species survival plan.

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Super cute: rare new zebra foal born in US

| 17 April 2015 8:50 am | 0 Comments
Super cute: rare new zebra foal born in US

Birth of Hartmann’s Mountain Zebra filly foal in Virginia is ‘significant’.

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Hear hoof beats, think horses – but not always

| 3 April 2015 8:20 am | 0 Comments
Hear hoof beats, think horses – but not always

“Think zebra” message from the Immune Deficiency Foundation.

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Three lashes for men found with illegal zebra meat

| 20 March 2015 8:43 am | 0 Comments
Three lashes for men found with illegal zebra meat

Pair must pay fine or go to jail.

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San Diego welcomes two new Grevy’s Zebra foals

| 12 March 2015 9:01 am | 0 Comments
San Diego welcomes two new Grevy’s Zebra foals

Two colts born just over a week apart at US safari park.

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

| 24 February 2015 8:14 am | 5 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

| 23 February 2015 7:33 pm | 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

| 6 February 2015 9:30 am | 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?

| 15 January 2015 9:18 am | 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

| 3 January 2015 8:40 am | 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

| 8 December 2014 7:13 am | 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

| 25 November 2014 8:27 am | 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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