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15 Intriguing Hybrid Animals

 Human beings have spent years domesticating and breeding animals, whether it is horses bred for work, dogs bred for agility and adorableness, or common cat cross-breeds we don’t even realize we have at home. Over 7,000 years of civilization, cross-breeding animals and plants has been an incredible method of creating new species in captivity with what are considered to be ideal and a unique combination of characteristics. The same has even been carried out with wild and captive animals to produce some truly beautiful creations like these 15 fascinating beings listed below. 

 

1. Savannah Cat, a cross between a domestic cat and a serval, also the second-largest cat breed

Interesting and fascinating animal cross breeds and hybrid offspring, Savannah Cat, a cross between a domestic cat and a serval, also the largest breed of pet cat

(By michael h j c, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

2. Liger, a cross between a male lion and a tigress, and the largest of all living felines

Interesting and fascinating animal cross breeds and hybrid offspring, Liger, a cross between a male lion and a tigress, and the largest of all living felines 

(By Hkandy, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

3. Tigon, a cross between a male tiger and a lioness

Interesting and fascinating animal cross breeds and hybrid offspring, Tigon, a cross between a male tiger and a lioness

(Wonderslist)  

 

4. Zorse, a zebra-horse hybrid

Interesting and fascinating animal cross breeds and hybrid offspring, Zorse, a zebra-horse hybrid

(By Kumana, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

5. Donkra or Zebra Hinny, a zebra-donkey hybrid

Interesting and fascinating animal cross breeds and hybrid offspring, Donkra or Zebra Hinny, a zebra-donkey hybrid

(Wikimedia Commons)  

 

6. Jaglion, a cross between a male jaguar and a lioness

Interesting and fascinating animal cross breeds and hybrid offspring, Jaglion, a cross between a male jaguar and a lioness

(By Sarah Hartwell (Messybeast), Wikimedia Commons)  

 

7. A canary-finch, a hybrid of a domestic canary and a goldfinch

Interesting and fascinating animal cross breeds and hybrid offspring, A canary-finch, a hybrid of a domestic canary and a goldfinch

(By Sergi tgn, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

8. Borneo Bat-Eater, a cross between a Burmese python and reticulated python

Borneo Bat-Eater, a cross between a Burmese python and reticulated python 

(Retrieverman)  

 

9. Dzo, a hybrid between a yak and domestic cattle

Interesting and fascinating animal cross breeds and hybrid offspring, Dzo, a hybrid between a yak and domestic cattle 

(By ottmarliebert.com, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

10. Bengal cat, a cross between the Asian Leopard Cat, domesticated cat breeds, and the Egyptian Mau

Interesting and fascinating animal cross breeds and hybrid offspring, Bengal cat, a cross between the Asian Leopard Cat and the domesticated breed Asian leopard cat

(By Lubbad85, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

11. Red-crested Cardinal, a hybrid of the northern cardinal, shiny cowbird and chestnut-capped blackbird

Interesting and fascinating animal cross breeds and hybrid offspring, Red-crested Cardinal, a hybrid of the northern cardinal, shiny cowbird and chestnut-capped blackbird

(By რობერტ (Robert), Wikimedia Commons)  

 

12. Red-eared yellow-bellied slider turtle, a cross between a Red-eared slider turtle and a yellow-bellied slider turtle

Interesting and fascinating animal cross breeds and hybrid offspring, Red-eared yellow-bellied slider turtle, a cross between a Red-eared slider turtle and a yellow-bellied slider turtle 

(By Alexis Jazz, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

13. Zubron, a cross between a wisent (European bison) and domestic cow

Interesting and fascinating animal cross breeds and hybrid offspring, Zubron, a cross between a wisent (European bison) and domestic cow

(By Romanowa, Wikimedia Commons)

 

14. Grolar bear, a grizzly-polar bear hybrid

Interesting and fascinating animal cross breeds and hybrid offspring, Grolar bear, a grizzly-polar bear hybrid

(By Corradox, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

15. Wolfdog, a hybrid between a gray wolf and a domestic dog

Interesting and fascinating animal cross breeds and hybrid offspring, Wolfdog, a hybrid between a gray wolf and a domestic dog

(By Mariomassone, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

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