Our Animals

Bobcat

Meet Sig & Remi

Bobcats are nocturnal, so they are rarely spotted by humans. They roam throughout much of North America and adapt well to such diverse habitats as forests, swamps, deserts, and even suburban areas.

Did you know?

The cat is named for its tail, which appears to be cut or “bobbed.”

Common Name Bobcat

Scientific Name Lynx rufus

Type Mammal

Status Least Concern

Diet Carnivore

Geographic Range Found all throughout North America

Life Span 20 Years

Offspring 1 - 6 Kittens