Ligers? Wholphins? Grolar Bears!? Unbelievable Animal Hybrids

Savannah Cat


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Savannah cats often have the ocelli markings of their serval ancestors on their ears.

Like the rest of the hybrids on this list so far, the Savannah cat is an artificial hybrid, originally created by humans. Savannah cats are a cross between a domestic cat and a serval, which is a species of wild cat native to sub-Saharan Africa.

A wild African serval.
A wild African serval.

Savannah cats are unusual among domestic cats because they are comparable to dogs in loyalty and behavior. In fact, they are quite sociable and can be trained to walk on a leash and play fetch.

Most Savannah cats are not afraid of water and will readily play or immerse themselves in it. They are the ultimate anti-cats.