Jaguars (Panthera onca) are one of the most well-known endangered species in South America – but for the same reasons that jaguars are regarded as a South American animal, it is easily forgotten that jaguars have historically lived all across southern, central and northern American… Read More »Why Are Jaguars Endangered Animals?
Snow leopards have evolved to live in some of the harshest conditions on Earth. Their white-gray coat spotted with large black rosettes blends in perfectly with the steep and rocky mountains of Central Asia. The snow leopard’s powerful build allows it to scale great steep… Read More »SNOW LEOPARD
Listen on apple podcast here : https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/cracking-down-on-cheetah-traffickers/id1466697207?i=1000532252179 Cheetahs are in trouble. With just 7,000 left in the wild in Africa, populations have been in a continuous decline due to trophy hunting, habitat loss, retaliatory killings, and dealers looking to sell them to the wealthy. National… Read More »Cracking Down on Cheetah Traffickers
The sole predator of snow leopards? Humans. Hunting, habitat loss and retaliatory killings are the main reasons this big cat is under threat. RETALIATORY KILLINGS Snow leopards are often killed by local farmers because they prey on livestock such as sheep, goats, horses, and yak… Read More »The sole predator of snow leopards? Humans.