Tag: caracal

  • Mirror, Mirror pt 2

    Who hasn’t had the embarrassing experience of being caught checking one’s appearance in a mirror or window? These mini Narcissi have all been caught admiring their reflections, but do you blame them? They’re adorable!!

  • Mirror, Mirror pt 1

    Who hasn’t had the embarrassing experience of being caught checking one’s appearance in a mirror or window? These mini Narcissi have all been caught admiring their reflections, but do you blame them? They’re adorable!!

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  • Black-Eared Beauties

    This beauty is the Caracal. The name caracal comes from the Turkish word ‘Karakulak’, which means “black-ear”. The biggest of the small cats, the caracal is sometimes called a Persian, or African Lynx, despite not being a lynx at all. Capable of leaping 3m (10ft) in the air, they were once trained for bird hunting […]

  • The Fluff Factor

    Having a cat with a thick coat I can tell you what a pain in the butt all that fur is! Still, there is something utterly divine about fluffy critters, and if you haven’t experienced it, there is nothing quite like burying your face in a super soft mound of gloriously furry goodness and inhaling […]

  • Unlikely Animal Friends pt 2

    I think we’d all be in agreement that it’s really wonderful to be surrounded by friends. Their looks, colour or sex don’t matter, but for us as humans, having a friend of a different species is just not possible! Animals, on the other hand, can choose any kind of friend, and these cuties have done […]

  • Unlikely Animal Friends pt 1

    I think we’d all be in agreement that it’s really wonderful to be surrounded by friends. Their looks, colour or sex don’t matter, but for us as humans, having a friend of a different species is just not possible! Animals, on the other hand, can choose any kind of friend, and these cuties have done […]

  • What’ya Doing There?

    The saying “curiosity killed the cat” is a very well-known one, but cats certainly aren’t the only creatures in the animal kingdom to exhibit the trait.  Let’s admit it, life is interesting and some things just can’t help but be investigated further…

  • Unusual Animal Babies

    They may be unusual and somewhat strange looking, but that doesn’t make these animal babies any less cute!  From being hairless, to quills, scales, and fur, they’re all still incredibly squee and cuddle-worthy! Living proof that being different (and a little peculiar) is a glorious thing!