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Those youngsters are such posers by woxys Those youngsters are such posers by woxys
Amur leopard (Panthera pardus orientalis, Levhart mandzusky) from ZOO Olomouc, Czech republic :nod:







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INFO ABOUT THE ANIMAL:

Name: Amur leopard (Panthera pardus orientalis)
Location: forests of Eastern Asia
Size: 1.9 m long body + 95 cm lond tail, 80 cm high weight: 60 kg
Diet: roe and sika deer, hares
Conservation status: Critically Endangered - facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild
Interesting facts: there are ONLY some 30 (THIRTY!!!) Amur leopards in the wild! | Amur leopard is the biggest from all leopard subspecies | Amur leopards have blue eyes | only female takes care of the cubs | in the wild, leopards live for 10-15 years, but they can live 20 years in captivity
ZOO: There are only 17 pureblooded Amur leopards in the World’s ZOOs – and 5 of them live in ZOO Prague in the Czech republic. 4 Czech ZOOs keep Amur leopards (Prague, Usti, Olomouc and Decin)

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CheshireCat009 Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2013  Hobbyist
I just can't believe how beautiful the eyes are!
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Red-Rose-12 Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2013
wow sweet!
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arekupacific Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Gorgeous!
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AZURA-FANG Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2013  Professional General Artist
Awesomeness cant be helped when your leopard.
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pjenz Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
would so not want to tangle with him, he is beautiful, menacing and scarey but gosh he is gorgeous :heart:
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:iconhaxixus:
Haxixus Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
So cute!!!
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moonscream Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Absolutely gorgeous :D.
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DupleSnowflake Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2013  Student General Artist
It's almost a vulnerable expression this fellow has got. Great work!
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glowworm56 Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2013
Handsome fellow!
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Subarufoxboy Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2013
So beautiful and graceful :D
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DeK0da Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2013
Magnificent pictures
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:iconsparklysue:
sparklysue Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2013
Beautiful.
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layperson Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2013
:rofl:
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FyrePower Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2013
Look! It has huge feet!
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:iconfluff-kitten:
Fluff-Kitten Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
purdy boy... or girl.
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FaelysWorld Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
He looks focused, almost ready to attack. Very nice shot :)
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ShawnSkunk Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2013
very nice shot of him.
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ShittyChickenBang Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2013
The grown-up is better at posing however.
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Woodswallow Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Fantastic shot and a wonderful animal!
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Oct 22, 2010, 11:42:52 AM
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