The sand cat (Felis margarita), also known as the sand dune cat, is the only cat
living foremost in true deserts. This small cat is widely distributed in the deserts of
Oct 29, 2015 ... Boasting fluffy ears, big eyes and tiny noses, it's easy to mistake the sand cat for a
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Sand Cats are found in the deserts of North Africa and the Middle East.
Sand cats are the Peter Pan of felines: they retain a kitten-like appearance their
whole lives, giving the impression that they never grow up. Although they.
The smallest cat species in Arabia, the sand cat (Felis margarita) is well adapted
to its arid desert habitat, obtaining all the water it needs from its food.
Mar 15, 2015 ... Size and Appearance: Sand Cats weigh in at 4-8 pounds and reach lengths of 29
-36 inches, and heights of 10-12 inches. It has a dense soft fur ...
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Taxonomic Notes: Taxonomy is currently under review by the IUCN SSC Cat
Specialist Group (2014). Placed in the genus Felis according to genetic analysis
A small, fierce predator, the sand cat is roughly the size of a domestic cat,
weighing up to 7 pounds. The species has a pale coat with dark stripes on the tail