Wild Cat Species

Do wolves kill lynx?

Do wolves kill lynx? Yes. An alternative question would be 'Can a lynx kill a wolf' or 'Where the lynx…

1 day ago

Is it legal to own a rusty-spotted cat?

The thought of owing a rusty-spotted cat is quite popular judging by the Google searches: The answer depends on where…

4 days ago

How do jaguars kill prey?

As the jaguar has the highest bite force of all the cats, it has a third and brutal way of…

5 days ago

Why are white tigers white?

It is believed that white tigers are white because of the result of a genetic mutation which occurred about 120…

6 days ago

Picture of a ‘tiger cat’

This is an excellent picture of a 'tiger cat' which is unrelated to the cat family but is a carnivores…

7 days ago

Picture of a Chinese desert cat a.k.a. Chinese mountain cat

This cat should be called the Chinese steppe cat (an area of flat, unforested grassland). Perhaps the name Chinese desert…

1 week ago

Are cheetahs solitary?

The social organisation of cheetahs is unique among the wild cat species. Females are solitary unless they are looking after…

1 week ago

Lionesses live 50% longer than males in the wild

An interesting study by scientists at University Lyon 1 and published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences concluded…

2 weeks ago

Picture of mountain lions roaming American suburbia during Covid-19 lockdown

This is an interesting picture from Reddit.com which reminds me of those end of world films in which nature and…

2 weeks ago

Will bobcats attack humans?

Barring a bobcat suffering from rabies or a bobcat under certain extreme or unusual circumstances, there are no statistics, records…

2 weeks ago