Ocelot

The Sad Facts of an Endangered/Threatened Feline

Ocelot in Texas

The ocelot is classified as an endangered species in Texas. In Texas the ocelot's only habitat is the brushy vegetation of Southern Texas. Only about 80 to 120 ocelots live freely in the wild in Texas.

Ocelot Kitten

Fast Facts of the Ocelot in the World

Type:Mammal

Diet:Carnivore

Size:28 to 35 in (70 to 90 cm)

Weight:24 to 35 lbs (11 to 16 kg)

Protection status:Threatened

Size relative to a 6-ft (2-m) man