The Forgotten Cat, the Answers and the Winner

Thanks to everyone who participated in the CAT EYES contest.

It is hard to believe, but I forgot to put my favorite cat, the African Leopard, into the contest selection 🙂

Congratulations to Ricky Reino from Surrey in the United Kingdom. He was the first to get all answers correct. And here they are:

1 Caracal – Nashville Zoo at Grassmere – Tennessee, USA
2 Serval – Nashville Zoo at Grassmere – Tennessee, USA
3 Cheetah – Phinda Private Game Reserve – Kwazulu Natal, South Africa
4 Snow Leopard – Zurich Zoo – Switzerland
5 Cougar – Nashville Zoo at Grassmere – Tennessee, USA
6 Clouded Leopard – Nashville Zoo at Grassmere – Tennessee, USA
7 Jaguar – Chattanooga Zoo – Tennessee, USA
8 Eurasian Lynx – Nashville Zoo at Grassmere – Tennessee, USA
9 Male African Lion – Thanda Private Game Reserve – Kwazulu Natal, South Africa
10 African Wild Cat – Limpopo Region, South Africa
11 Manul or Pallas Cat – Zurich Zoo, Switzerland
12 Bengal Tiger – Nashville Zoo at Grassmere – Tennessee, USA
13 Female African Lion – Phinda Private Game Reserve – Kwazulu Natal, South Africa
14 White Lion – Cincinnati Zoo – Ohio, USA
15 White Bengal Tiger – Nashville Zoo at Grassmere – Tennessee, USA
16 Amur or Siberian Tiger – Private Collection – Kwazulu Natal, South Africa
17 Panther or Black Leopard – The Bronx Zoo – New York, USA
18 Jaguarundi – Krefeld Zoo – Germany

The “Forgotten Cat” …

African Leopard – Londolozi Game Reserve, Sabi Sands, South Africa

… and the “Extras”

Sand Cat – Cincinnati Zoo – Ohio, USA
Bobcat – Cincinnati Zoo – Ohio, USA
Ocelot – Memphis Zoo – Tennessee, USA
Fishing Cat – Cincinnati Zoo – Ohio, USA

Cat Identification Contest :-)

If you visit my blog regularly you may have recongnised that the header shows random wild cat EYES images every time you go to the blog.

So, here is small contest for the cat lovers among you.

These are all the 18 different wild cat header images in one picture.

Below are 22 possible IDs for these cats (so I do not make it too easy I have included 4 species, which are not in the picture 🙂

The first reader of my blog who sends in the correct match list (images to names) by email to info@sperka.com will win a 8″x10″ EYES print of the cat species of her/his choice.

A – Male African Lion / B – Clouded Leopard / C – Amur/Sigerian Tiger
D – Eurasian Lynx / E – Caracal / F – Sand Cat / G – Ocelot / H – White Lion
I – Bengal Tiger / K – Jaguar / L – Snow Leopard / M – Serval /N – Cougar
O – Fishing Cat / P – Panther / Q – White Tiger / R – Pallas Cat/Manul
S – Jaguarundi / T – Cheetah / U – Bobcat / V – African Wild Cat / W – Female African Lion

Enjoy the contest 🙂

I will publish the correct match and the winner tomorrow!

If you like my EYES images go to www.sperka.biz/EYES to see more of them.

If you would like to help to protect all the wild cats in this world go to www.panthera.org