Animal Species

Jaguar
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Jaguars are strong swimmers and agile climbers!

Sponsors
In Memory of Vivian Gingrich, Andrew & Barbara Watters, Benjamin Flynn Henry, Fuhrmann Grandkids
Habitat
Rainforests, swamps and scrublands in Mexico, Central America and northern South America
Size
5-6 feet long plus tail
Weight
200-250 pounds
Lifespan
20-24 years
Diet
peccary, monkeys, deer, large rodents, fish, etc.
Reproduction
1-4 young after 100 days gestation
Conservation Status
Near Threatened
Threats
habitat loss, depleted prey base and over-hunting