Bobcat Facts and Photos
Bobcat (Lynx rufus)
Physical Description: Stout body, short "bobbed" tail, pointed ears
Weight: Males weigh between 18 and 35 pounds and females weigh between 15 and 30 pounds.
Diet: Cottontail rabbits, woodchucks, squirrels, chipmunks, mice, voles, snowshoe hares, whitetailed deer, birds, insects and reptiles
In an effort to determine bobcat abundance and distribution Connecticut residents are asked to report their bobcat sightings to the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection.
Animal facts courtesy of the BBC.