Cats You’ve Never Heard Of, Pampas Cat … Or Have You?

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A pampas cat (Leopardus colocolo) peers from behind a tree branch in the Cerrado ecosystem in Brazil, in 2008.

Listed as “near threatened” by IUCN’s Red List, pampas cats can be found in the high Andes from the Equator to Patagonia, as well as in Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, Brazil, and Colombia. They weigh between seven and 15 pounds (three and seven kilograms).

courtesy of:  http://news.nationalgeographic.com/

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