Leopards, jaguars, snow leopards, pumas, lions, tigers and cheetahs

Puma

(Felis concolor)Puma

This cat inhabits North and South America and is also known as the cougar or mountain lion. It is about the size of a leopard. Pumas are very powerful and active and are good climbers; they live in a great variety of habitats from forest to desert, but they are most numerous in wooded mountainous country. Deer are their most usual prey. Length of life is up to 20 years.

Read More: Lion

Related Resources