Snow leopards are powerful predators that are only hunted by humans. While snow leopards are sometimes killed by humans for their meat, they are more often killed by poachers who s...
The Snow Leopard or Ounce (Uncia uncia) is a large cat native to the mountain ranges of central Asia. Until recently many taxonomists included the Snow Leopard in the genus Panthera with several of the other largest felids. It is...
Snow leopards belong to the family Felidae, which includes 36 species of cats.1
Snow leopards are distributed throughout the high mountains of Central Asia.
Nov 13, 2015 ... Climate change is threatening the survival of snow leopards and pitting the
creatures against humans in a fight for livelihood.
The base color of the snow leopard's
coat is a warm gray color on its back which fades to white on it's belly. Its tail is striped and is very long when compared to that of other cats (its tail can be equal in length to the cat's body). Snow leopards
do not roar, alth... More »
Snow leopards inhabit a large geographic range of approximately 2.3 million
square kilometers and are widely but sporadically distributed throughout the high
Oct 25, 2015 ... The disappearing habitat of snow leopards is a sign that people are in danger, as
Jan 4, 2016 ... High atop a mountain in Mongolia, a team of trackers splits into three groups to
check their traps each morning. Their goal: to catch a snow ...