Something quite special to start the morning. We repositioned after the snarl so mom would feel more relaxed and let us see her cubs. Wow.
Thank you, mom!
We were told he had just eaten a porcupine which might explain his rush to the water where he changed from one location to another.
Amur leopard at the zoo Nordens ark in Sweden.
Young female. One year old according to rangers.
A male, on a territorial patrol
The leopard (Panthera pardus) is a member of the Felidae family with a wide range in some parts of Africa and tropical Asia, from Siberia, South and West Asia to across most of sub-Saharan Africa. It is listed as Near Threatened on the IUCN Red List because it is declining in large parts of its range due to habitat loss and fragmentation, and hunting for trade and pest control. It is regionally extinct in Hong Kong,...