If wishes were zorses

Sometimes fact is stranger than fiction. Peter is reading *Game of Thrones*, and the constant mention of “zorses” piqued our curiosity. And what do you know, **[a zorse](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zebroid#Types) is the offspring of a male zebra and a female horse.**

Turns out there is lots to [zebroid](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zebroid) nomenclature. Depending on the species of the sire and dame, you’ll either get a zonkey, a zorse, a zony [and so on](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zebroid#Types).

On the search for more remix animals, imagine my excitement upon discovering the honest-to-God existence of Napoleon Dynamite’s famed creature, **the [liger](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liger).**

[Bred for its skills in magic](http://www.zimbio.com/watch/waLURLED4Hp/Napoleon+Dynamite+Scene+Liger/Napoleon+Dynamite):

More [animal portmanteaus](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_portmanteaus#Animal).

*Images: [“Zeedonk”](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Zeedonk_800.jpg) by [sannse](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Sannse) / [CC BY SA 3.0 Unported](http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/) and [“Ligertrainer”](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Ligertrainer.jpg) by [Andy Carvin](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andy_Carvin) / [CC BY SA 2.5 Generic](http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/) via Wikimedia Commons*.


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