The southern ostrich (Struthio camelus australis), also known as the black-necked ostrich, Cape ostrich or South African ostrich is a subspecies of the common ostrich endemic to Southern Africa. It is widely farmed for its meat, eggs and feathers. The South African ostrich is found in South Africa, Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Angola, and Botswana. It lives in south of the rivers Zambezi and Cunene.
- It played Frances Albacore in Zebras Don't Dance
- It played Twenty-One in Numberanimals
- It played Skipper in Serengeti (Madagascar), Serengeti 2: Escape 2 Mali, Serengeti 3: India's Most Wanted, and The Ostriches of Madagascar
- It played Gallimimus in Safari Park (Jurassic Park Series) (NatureRules1 and GavenLovesAnimals' Style), Wild Animal Park series (Otto Gameplays13 version) and Walking With Animals (Otto Gameplays13 version)
- They played Zac (Merman) and Evie McLaren (Mermaid) in Mako Ratites
- It played Big Bird in Sesame Street (NatureRules1 Style) and Follow that Ostrich
- They played Lincoln Loud, Ronnie Anne Santiago, Lynn Loud Sr., and Rita Loud in The Ratite House