Caturday - Leopardus pajeros Edition

The Pampas Cat (Leopardus or Oncefelis pajeros) is a small wildcat that can be found in the Andes of South America. Though it is called "Pampas" after the plains of the South American lowlands, it actually lives in dry forests at elevations of 16,000 feet (5,000 meters). It is often confused for the Andean Mountain… »4/12/14 12:43pm4/12/14 12:43pm

Caturday - Leopardus pardalis Edition

The Ocelot (Leopardus pardalis) is a small wildcat that is widely-distributed all throughout South America, and has even been seen as far north as Mexico and Texas. It's also called the dwarf leopard due to its appearance, and the word Ocelot comes from the Nahuatl word ocelotl, which the ancient peoples of Mexico… »3/22/14 12:16pm3/22/14 12:16pm