Here is a beautiful cuddly plush okapi. The okapi is an unusual animal that has similarities to both the zebra and the giraffe. The okapi lives in the Ituri rainforest of Central Africa. Okapis have dark brownish colored bodies with white striped legs and back similar to a zebra. They have long blue tongues and large ears. The okapi is mostly nocturnal. This floppy stuffed okapi is very soft and cuddly.