They have been experiencing a gradual increase since 2013 when the numbered 111,700, according to official data.Worrying declineThe zebras too had their decline worrying with 5,500 Burchell's zebra
dying and another 300 deaths of the Gravy's Zebra recorded in the year captured.
Fauna ALLEN'S SWAMP MONKEY, BAIRD'S TAPIR, BRYDE'S WHALE, BURCHELL'S ZEBRA
, COMMERSON'S DOLPHIN, COOPER'S HAWK, DALL'S PORPOISE, DARWIN'S FINCH/FROG/ SHEEP, DAVID'S SQUIRREL, DE BRAZZA'S MONKEY, DEMIDOFF'S BUSHBABY, DEVILLE'S TAMARIN, EVERETT'S TREE SHREW, FOWLER'S TOAD, GEOFFROY'S CAT, GOELDI'S MARMOSET, GRANT'S ZEBRA.
Through the next few days, I was able to take a great gemsbok bull, a cull wildebeest, and another warthog, but I really wanted to take a Burchell's zebra
. I have killed a half a dozen zebra in Namibia (Hartmann's) and Mozambique (Boehm's), but never a true shadow striped BurcheU's.
The meat, sourced from South Africa, are taken from the hindquarters of Burchell's zebra
- named after British explorer William Burchell, and the only breed it's legal to farm.
You can choose which animal you want to adopt from this list: White Rhinoceros, Burchell's Zebra
, Giraffe, Cheetah, African Lion, African Elephant, African Wild Dog, Humboldt Penguin, Bactrian Camel, Bengal Tiger, Hippopotamus or Bengal Tiger.
Somewhat paradoxically, his name is commonly associated by South Africans with animals, most often Burchell's coucal and Burchell's zebra
. Less well known are the other animals named after him, e.g.
Top quality breeding males, including blue and black wildebeest, red hartebeest, eland, gemsbok, nyala, Burchell's zebra
, and more will also be on offer.