wild cat species

For how long are leopards pregnant?

"Leopard cubs are born after a gestation period of about 96 days, although zoo records suggest that gestation can take…

4 months ago

Do servals purr?

Do servals purr? Yes, they do purr. But don't expect a purr that sounds exactly like the purr of a…

6 months ago

Do cheetahs’ claws retract?

Do cheetahs' claws retract? The answer is YES, the cheetah has retractile claws but (a) the cheetah has no claw…

8 months ago

The Chernobyl catastrophe proves that wild animals are better off without us

With humans out of the way, Chernobyl's wildlife thrives like never before. When reactor number four of the Chernobyl Nuclear…

8 months ago

Will a domestic cat kill another domestic cat? Will wild cats kill each other?

Rarely a large wild cat species such as a lion will attack another cat and kill it for various reasons…

9 months ago

Wild Cat Species

THESE ARE THE 36 WILD CAT SPECIES. EACH HAS SOME BRIEF FACTS WITH A LINK TO LOTS MORE. SOME PEOPLE…

10 months ago

Feline Evolution in Brief

[addthis tool="addthis_inline_share_toolbox_above"] 'The earliest cat-like carnivores, which were to evolve into the family Felidae appeared between 30 and 40 million…

10 months ago

Northern Lynx Facts

Location People search for 'Northern Lynx Facts'. Here they are! The page is accordingly deliberately short. The scientific name is…

10 months ago

Are leopards nocturnal?

Most people believe that leopards are nocturnal but it is not entirely true. In areas where they are hunted extensively…

12 months ago

Do wild cats have the same problem with hairballs that domestic cats do?

Do wild cats have hairballs? There are two initial points to make about this question. Firstly, it is not the…

12 months ago