Zebras were distinguished from other species of horses by the striking patterns their fur displayed—broad, alternating, vertical stripes of black and white.
Rather than having the neigh or whinny common among other equine species, zebras uniquely displayed a distinctive "bark".
Being a type of wild horse, zebras had a disposition that was greatly counter to domestication.
- Shaaran zebra: A regional variety of zebra that was endemic to the plains of Shaar and Eastern Shaar.
Zebras were one of the primary animals that wemics and lions hunted. Some gnoll tribes were also known to hunt zebras, but these had the animal as a religious totem and would often sacrifice them to their lord Yeenoghu.
Despite the inherent difficulty in domesticating them, some people in the land of Zakhara were known to use them as mounts. However, their usual horsemanship techniques were of little use with zebras.
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