Wild Cats

May 31, 2020

The African Wild Cat

The African wild cat (Felis lybica) is reminiscent of the domestic tabby (a grey-streaked cat with dark stripes), with which it’s known to interbreed successfully. It […]
May 31, 2020

The African Golden Cat

The African golden cat is a wild cat endemic to the rainforests of West and Central Africa. It is about twice the size of a domestic […]
May 31, 2020


Thanks to their mega ears—the biggest of any wild cat relative to body size—a serval can hear just about any peep on the savannah plains. A […]
May 31, 2020


Where to see caracals in Uganda
May 30, 2020


Undoubtedly, the cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) is the swiftest mammal on land and can reach speeds of 97 or perhaps 113 km per hour (60 or 70 […]
May 30, 2020


The leopard (Panthera pardus) is an agile and powerful big wild cat closely related to the tiger, jaguar and lion. It lives in sub-Saharan Africa, northeast […]
May 29, 2020

African Lion

The African lion is the largest and most imposing African carnivore and the most sought-after animal on Africa safari. Lions have special cultural significance in most […]