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Leopards begin life after a 90 to 105 day gestation period, then nurse from their mothers for up to three months. They reach sexual maturity at 2.5 years and have a lifespan of between 10 and 15 years when in the wild.

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According to Desert USA, sexually mature rhino adults mate between seven and 10 years. Calves are born 16 to 18 months later, nurse for about a year and live with the mother for another three years. The youngsters then s...

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Newborn cheetahs remain hidden until they are 5 or 6 weeks old. During the next year, the young cubs learn life skills like hunting from their mom. They wean around 3 months old, but they stay with their mom until they a...

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The average gestation period of a tiger is 103 to 105 days. Newborn cubs are born with their eyes and ears closed and must be cared for by their mothers.

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The average gestation period, or the length of pregnancy, of a lion is 108 days. The exact number of days vary, as some give birth after 105 days, and others carry their babies up to 115 days.

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According to the general consensus among biologists, a cougar’s life cycle starts when the mother reaches sexual maturity, usually at the age of 1 ½ years. It ends with the death of the litter.

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A tiger lives most of its life alone in its personal territory, staying in a den during the day and hunting large prey animals at night for food. During mating season, tigers meet only briefly to mate. The female raises ...

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