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Ocelot - what a beauty! I have gotten to work with one of these magnificent animals now!! They are Amazing creatures!
Ocelots hunt over a range of 6.9 sq mi, taking mostly small animals, including mammals, lizards, turtles, and frogs, crabs, birds, and fish. Almost all of the prey that the ocelot hunts is far smaller than itself, with rodents, rabbits, and opossums forming the largest part of the diet. Studies suggest that it follows and finds prey via odor trails, but the ocelot also has very good vision, including night vision.
Leopardus pardalis by Claudia Rocchini, via Flickr Ocelot (Leopardus pardalis) The Ocelot inhabits the forests and scrublands of Mexico, Central America, and northeastern South America.