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What sounds do Snow Leopards make?
They can make a variety of noises, including: Purring, Hissing, Growling, Moaning, and Yowling.
How far do Snow Leopards travel?
According to the website
Snow Leopard Trust,
one snow leopard traveled across a desert overnight, covering 27 miles.
What do Snow Leopards eat?
Snow leopards eat a variety of mountain animals, such as Blue Sheep, Ibex, Marmots, Pika, Hares, Goats, and Birds.
What are the differences between Snow Leopards and other leopards?
Their Size, Lifespan, Color of their Fur, Diet and food sources, and Vocalization patterns all differ from other types of lowland leopards.
What’s the difference between Alpine and Sub-Alpine Zones?
The Alpine zone is the area between the timberline and decreasing limit of snow. The Sub-Alpine zone is the area below every international timberline.
How much does the average Snow Leopard shed?
Snow Leopards shed bi-annually. When their fur grows back in the winter, it becomes a thicker and lighter color coat. During the summer, it becomes darker and shorter.
What makes the Snow Leopard so elusive, and hard to find?
Snow leopards are extremely difficult to monitor, or to count, due to their shyness, naturally low densities, activity patterns, and wide-ranging movements.
What is the life expectancy of a Snow Leopard?
Snow leopards live an average of 10 years in the wild, due to the dangerous conditions and terrain in the Himalayas, but in captivity, they live much longer–approximately 20 years.
What is the average litter size for a Snow Leopard?
Snow leopards average 2 to 3 cubs per litter!
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