Siberian Lynx

Siberian Lynx 

This lynx has yellowish-brown fur that shows seasonal variations in color.  When catching flying birds, they are known to jump 7 ft in the air from a sitting position.  Their furry, broad feet act like snow shoes.

FAST FACTS
SCIENTIFIC NAME LYNX LYNX WRANGELI
WHERE IN THE WILD? CONIFEROUS FORESTS, MIXED WOODLANDS, ROCKY MOUNTAINOUS REGIONS OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL ASIA TO SIBERIA, CANADA, ALASKA, NORTHERN US
WHAT'S ON THE MENU? HARES, RABBITS, RODENTS, BIRDS, DEER, CARRION, FISH
LIFE EXPECTANCY 15 YEARS