This is the Canadian lynx (Lynx canadensis), which is a medium sized cat. The Big 5 or the Big Cat family consists of: Tiger, Lion, Jaguar, Leopard and Snow Leopard. Notice how long its hind legs are and how big its paws. Such a gorgeous animal.
Estonia's national animal is the Lynx, at least we know there is one place left on earth where Lynx can survive and stay wild rather than a 'caged survival' plan which is lunacy. This is a Canadian Lynx.
The Iberian lynx is the world's most endangered feline species. The conservation effort taken to prevent it's extinction has paid out. A shrinking population of less than 100 Iberian lynxs in 2002 is now up to 404 cats that live in the Mediterranean fores