By Taejong Kim
- Have patterned fur; black dots
- Height ranges form 107 to 136 cm.
- Males typically weigh between 32 and 75 kg.
- Females usually weigh 25-43 kg.
- Usually live near mountains
- Usually live where prey is abundant
- Live on rocky slopes during the winter
- Protection: Claws and fangs
- Structures: Fur, tail, teet, spotted coat, claws
- Behaviors: They live in places with a lot of prey
- Obtaining food: Claws and fangs
- Other behaviors: They hunt individually
- Eat roe deer, wild boar, sika deer, musk deer, badgers, hares
- Hunt in parts of Russia, China, and Korea
Reasons for endangerment
- Climate change
- New roads
- Loss of habitat due to forest fires
- Building and development in their territory
- Lack of commitment to conservation
- Less than 30 left in the wild
- They have the right to live like any other species
- They are unique creatures
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