Needs a hypercarnivore. Seriously. You’d be surprised at the diverse wildlife such places can support. While there probably isn’t an apex predator hidden in this
There’s this nesting ostrich in a zoo. A tiny spotted cat — no bigger than the bird’s foot — is sneaking up on it. Closer
A cat that resembles a wolf with leopard spots? Naturalist superstar Pliny the Elder thought so, back in the 1st century AD: It was at
Just going on appearance, caracals should be the mobile hot spots of the cat family Felidae, but they’re really the opposite of communicative. Caracals are
A search will bring up posts here about some of these species. Featured image: Black-footed cat, by Charles Barilleaux, CC BY 2.0.
This cute little member of the domestic cat lineage lives in one of the planet’s most extreme environments.