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Lions, Tigers, Leopards, Cheetahs and Other Cats

Facts and Photos of the Most Formidable Predators on Land

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The cat family is diverse and includes lions, tigers, ocelots, jaguars, caracals, leopards, pumas, lynxes, and many other groups of cats. Cats have muscular bodies and are efficient hunters armed with acute eyesight, great aqility, and a sharp set of teeth. Cats are superb hunters. Some felids can take down prey that are much larger than themselves, providing evidence of their well-honed skills as predators.
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