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Global March For Lions, 15 March 2014, Amsterdam

On 15 March 2014 the world united in a Global March for Lions. The March against Canned Hunting. These photos are taken during the participation (read: joining the march against Canned hunting) of Wild Cats World in the Amsterdam-March to give you all an impression of a very successful day, with many thanks to foundations Four Paws, SPOTS & WAR International for the organisation of this march. More..

GLOBAL MARCH FOR LIONS

Save Our Lions -  Ban Canned HuntingSaturday, March 15th 2014, is the day to show you truly care about the fate of the lions. The GLOBAL MARCH FOR LIONS, 62 cities around the world marching for the lions, against the ugly CANNED HUNTING. Wild Cats Magazine/World is joining the march in Amsterdam (NL), we hope you will give your support to the lions too, wherever in the world…!


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Cat of the month

African Golden Cat (Profelis Aurata)

The African Golden Cat (Profelis aurata) is a medium-sized wild cat distributed over the rainforests of West and Central Africa. It is about 80 cm (31.5 inches) long, and has a tail of about 30 cm (approximately one foot) in length. It is a close relative of both the Caracal and the Serval. However, current classification places it as the only member of the genus Profelis.

Due to its extremely hidden living style, not much is known about this cat’s behaviour.

The African Golden Cat is able to climb, but hunts primarily on the ground. Prey includes rodents, birds and monkeys. It also hunts duiker and even the Giant Forest Hog.

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