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Lynx rufus


A widespread wild cat of the world, the Bobcat is so named because of it's bobbed tail. The reason for it's large distribution is due to their adaptability of a wide variety of environments.


Snuck up on a bobcat at Lynch Canyon before she caught me watching. She disappeared into the forest and I followed. For 15 glorious minutes, she sat and watched me, cleaned herself, and relaxed with me watching only 40 feet away. Finally, my first clear, free-roaming wild cat picture.

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Josh Asel
Josh Asel 5 years ago

Thanks Dan! Appreciate it. And thank you too Emily. I know you will get yours soon enough :)

EmilyMarino 5 years ago

So awesome! Congrats on your first wild cat spotting! I'm still waiting for mine! :)

dandoucette 5 years ago

Wow! Amazing spotting Joshua! Love the innocent look of photo 4.

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 5 years ago

Thank you venusflytrap2000!

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 5 years ago

fantastic series, joshua!

Josh Asel
Spotted by
Josh Asel

Vallejo, California, USA

Lat: 38.10, Long: -122.26

Spotted on Feb 17, 2014
Submitted on Feb 17, 2014

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