Bobcats is a wildcat that lives mostly in Western United States but it can also live in other parts of the U.S. A bobcat is just like a domestic cat but they are much bigger. It can grow up to be 18 to 26 inches tall and can weigh up to 38 pounds. Bobcats have short bobbed tails about 6 in. long. Bobcats have a poor sense of smell. They rely on excellent vision and hearing. They are mostly active at night.