10 of the world’s most threatened cats

We all know and love Africa’s large savannah cats or Asia’s iconic Tigers, but did you know that the felid family extends far beyond the classic ‘Big Six’ (Cheetah, Lion, Jaguar, Tiger, Leopard Snow and Leopard)? In fact it contains at least 38 known species, spread right across the planet’s temperate and tropical regions. Once incredibly successful hunters, these amazing animals are now facing an increasingly uncertain future. Here are 10 of the world’s most at risk cats, ones that you may have never have heard of before.