All about Jaguars

By: Nathaniel koontz

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What's orange and has spots? Jaguars! Jaguars are threatened animals and are also known by the name, panther. Jaguars can grow up to 6 feet long.

Body features

Jaguars weigh about 79-350 pounds. Their size is about 43-75 inches long. Their legs are so powerful, Jaguars can run up to 50 miles per hour.

Where jaguars live.

Jaguars live in rainforests, swamps, and grasslands. Jaguars live by water because unlike house cats, they love water and can swim very good. They live in Central America, North America, and South America.

What jaguars eat.

Jaguars eat a variety of foods like turtles, deer, owls, cattle, and fish. The way they get their food is to hide in the tall grass or trees and wait for the prey to come close enough, to jump out and eat it.


Jaguars are one of the fastest creatures on land. Jaguars are very fascinating creatures.