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

5 Replies to “The Forgotten Cat, the Answers and the Winner”

    1. Thanks for the acknowledgement, I did alot of serching trying to match them and #17
      really had me stumped. But I only had a few choices left when I got there so I
      just guessed panther. The white on the face had me puzzled. Barbara

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