snow leopards

endangered animals

Description

The snow leopard is known for its beautiful, thick fur. It has a white and yellowish or soft gray coat with spots of brown. A female is called a leopardess.Some snow leopards have blue eyes and some have brown eyes

Fun pictures of Snow Leopards

A Snow Leopard's Best Friend

Biggest threats

  • Snow leopards have trouble finding enough food because humans hunt them for their fur
  • They don't have enough space to live because humans take over their land to build houses

How is the Snow Leopard protected

People made a new law that if you hunt them you have to go to prison

Where do they live

Snow Leopards are found in the mountains in Asia

Fun Facts

There are only about 4,500- 7,500 left in the wild