The Living Edens-Etosha: In the Wild-African Wildcat
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At first glance, the African wildcat doesn't look that different from a domestic cat you might keep in your home. But when examined more closely, the wildcat is slightly larger than a house cat and more muscularly built. For the most part, wildcats' coats range from light brown to yellowish-brown, and is covered with tabby stripes. African Wildcat

African wildcats spend nearly all of their days in Etosha sleeping. They are primarily noctural, doing most of their hunting at night, though wildcats are known to hunt at dawn and dusk. While they usually hunt from the ground, wildcats are able to attack prey from trees and bushes. What does a wildcat eat? It turns out that wildcats have pretty varied appetites, and will settle for insects, reptiles, rodents, and birds.

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