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The habitat of a leopard is found in semi-deserts, savannas, grasslands and rainforests. Leopards live in Sub-Saharan Africa, parts of the Middle East and southern and central Asia, particularly in India and China. More »

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Snow leopards are a central Asian species, preferring the high altitudes of mountain ranges like the Himalayas. Their habitat includes Afghanistan, Tibet, Russia, China, Mongolia, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrg... More »

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A number of reasons have combined to endanger snow leopards. Hunting, climate change and farm land encroaching on their habitat are among the major reasons for their population decline. More »

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Jaguars are most common in rainforests, deciduous forests, swamps and grasslands. Jaguars also count mountainous areas among their habitats. Jaguars live as far south as Patagonia in South America. More »

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The cheetah's habitat is mainly the open savannas and grassland areas in various parts of Africa. There also is a small population of cheetahs in Iran. More »

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A lion's natural habitat is found in grasslands, open woodlands, and scrub. They typically come from Tanzania, South Sudan, Angola, Mozambique, and Botswana. Lions often wander around a large territory of 100 square mile... More »

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Leopards are big light-colored cats with prominent dark spots, called rosettes. Leopards are powerfully built and capable of hauling prey up trees to prevent scavenging or theft by other predators. They can be up to 6 fe... More »

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