Central and Southern Africa
Savannah's and forests
What do they eat?
Carnivorous; rodents, small birds, and reptiles
Habitat degradation and hunting for their fur and pet trade
- Hunt their prey by their strong sense of hearing
- 50% hunting success rate, biggest suggest rate of most cat species
- Can leap 10 feet into the air; will first pounce on flocks of birds, if unsuccessful will then jump to catch them