The Liger, Serval, And Other Animal Hybrids

The Liger, Serval, And Other Animal Hybrids

Cross-breeding a male lion with a female tiger will result in a liger. These big cats only exist in captivity, and the first instance of a liger dates back to 1798. Males ligers can grow up to 3.5 meters in length.

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    The Savannah cat, which is the result of cross-breeding a domestic cat with a serval, can be trained like a dog. (0:49)

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    The cama is the result of cross-breeding a camel with a llama, and is one of the few hybrid animals that was bred for a purpose. (4:57)

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    The liger is the hybrid of a male lion and a female tiger. (6:50)

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