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Canada Lynx

Lynx canadensis

Habitat:

Muskoka Wildlife Center

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23 Comments

rams4d
rams4d 6 years ago

Impressive !!!

Meisterheim Family
Meisterheim Family 6 years ago

That's awesome!!!

Stanislav Greš
Stanislav Greš 6 years ago

nice cat :)

namitha
namitha 7 years ago

Spectacular

Cris
Cris 7 years ago

Uau!!!

kimbowr
kimbowr 7 years ago

Fascinating! Looks like a werelynx, though. Kinda scarey looking.

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 7 years ago

Awesome..

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Fun fact! Lynx are perfectly adapted for hunting with eyesight so strong that they are able to spot prey as tiny as a mouse 250 feet away. The distinctive tufts on their ears act as an amplifier providing them with exceptional hearing.

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Ava T-B
Ava T-B 7 years ago

Leuba, what's different is that unlike a house cat, the lynx has round pupils, so they look "human" to us.

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 7 years ago

wow, a mighty hunter! wonderful series

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 7 years ago

What a face! Please add Muskoka Wildlife Center to the field Habitat so this data becomes part of the spotting record itself. Thanks

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 7 years ago

great shots ! something quite scary about the face unlike other felines...

OnengDyah
OnengDyah 7 years ago

Wonderful pic...I love that eyes...:)

Harsha Singh
Harsha Singh 7 years ago

Great series! Thanks for sharing.

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 7 years ago

Beautiful series!

antondazomb
antondazomb 7 years ago

It was a special photography trip with someone who was friends with the owners and we were safe the whole time, but it was awesome to be able to get up close with the animals. And the lynx was a rescue, they were kept as a pet at one point I believe and then was taken away.

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

A gorgeous animal! I wonder why it was being kept at the center, which closed in May. Perhaps that is best as it is not advisable to have people enter cages of wild felids and canids. Hopefully, the owners found a good sanctuary for the animals there.

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 7 years ago

Holy heck! Is this wild?

Kranti Dhiman
Kranti Dhiman 7 years ago

awesome series !

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 7 years ago

Great shots! If this is a captive animal, please consider to add to Captive Animal Mission, http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/7973...

antondazomb
antondazomb 7 years ago

Ya it was at the Muskoka Wildlife Center, I went with a group of photographers for a trip, I wish I could have been this close in the wild. I have seen then up north but this picture was taken when we went inside the cage.

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 7 years ago

Can you tell us more about this spotting? Is it a captive animal?

KeithRoragen
KeithRoragen 7 years ago

You must have looked delicious.

antondazomb
Spotted by
antondazomb

Ontario, Canada

Spotted on Mar 24, 2013
Submitted on Jul 8, 2013

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