FUN FACTS

• Our bobcat, Squeakers, came from the Audubon Zoo, where she was brought in as a cub from a wildlife rehabilitator with her sister

• Bobcats are able to take down prey animals eight times their own weight

• Bobcats can leap a distance of ten feet

THREATS & CONSERVATION

One of the biggest concerns for the bobcat is that they are being hunted and trapped for their fur pelts. Due to urban and agricultural expansion, the bobcat is also losing much of its natural range.