Caracal

Are caracals legal in the UK?

Licences are required for all animals listed under the Dangerous Wild Animals Act 1976. The caracal is listed under the…

2 weeks ago

Are caracals legal in Washington state?

The Washington State Department of Agriculture's website states that it is illegal to possess wild animals. The caracal is a…

2 weeks ago

Are caracals legal in California?

Caracals are legal in California provided you have a permit under 14 CCR ยง 671. Importation, Transportation and Possession of…

2 weeks ago

Picture of cute caracal kitten

This is a lovely picture of a cute caracal kitten taken by the staff at Exmoor Zoo (I believe). The…

6 months ago

How long do caracals live?

In captivity, caracals have lived to be sixteen years old. The reference for this information is (a) R.H.N. Smithers in…

8 months ago

Do caracals purr?

Yes, caracals purr. The caracal possesses the usual range of feline sounds including meowing (more like a bird chirping when…

10 months ago

Are caracals legal in Texas?

It depends what you mean by 'legal'. Obviously they are legal in an approved zoo but I'll proceed on the…

10 months ago

Are caracals dangerous?

Caracals can be dangerous to people under certain circumstances because this wild cat species is considerably larger and stronger than…

1 year ago

Pictures of pet caracal with Maine Coon companion

Interesting photographs of a pet caracal snuggling up to a Maine Coon but what are the ethical issues behind this?

1 year ago

Rat poison affects 92% of caracals living near Cape Town, SA

It is believed that caracals are eating rats which populate the vineyards of Cape Town. The vineyards don't use rat…

1 year ago