European Wild Cat

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European Wild Cat

A wild cat is much smaller than a lynx and avoids hunting close to its larger relative. There are about 200 European wild cats in Poland but as they are able to mate with common domestic cats we can hardly find pure-blood wild cats in Europe today.

  • Latin name: Felis silvestris silvestris
  • IUCN – Red List – L
  • CITES – II

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