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  The Quest for Quaggas
The hunt is on for an animal that disappeared over 100 years ago
1/8 The hunt is on for an animal that disappeared over 100 years ago
The quagga had a stripey front like a zebra and a plain rear end like a horse. It was hunted to extinction
2/8 The quagga had a stripey front like a zebra and a plain rear end like a horse. It was hunted to extinction
But in this South African game reserve an amazing project to recreate the quagga is underway
3/8 But in this South African game reserve an amazing project to recreate the quagga is underway
Experts have been breeding zebra with fewer stripes in an important project to bring back a species we've lost
4/8 Experts have been breeding zebra with fewer stripes in an important project to bring back a species we've lost
Lizo wants to take a closer look at the creature that's taken 15 years of breeding to get to this stage
5/8 Lizo wants to take a closer look at the creature that's taken 15 years of breeding to get to this stage
It'll take another 15 years before these quagga-like animals will be exactly like the original quaggas
6/8 It'll take another 15 years before these quagga-like animals will be exactly like the original quaggas
This quagga doesn't fancy Lizo's offer of some grass
7/8 This quagga doesn't fancy Lizo's offer of some grass
There are just 28 quaggas in the world, but the good news is more babies are on the way
8/8 There are just 28 quaggas in the world, but the good news is more babies are on the way

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