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Big Cat Features

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All About Big Cats

Lions and tigers and leopards, oh my. Learn about the felines known for their speed, sound, and predatory nature.

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Big Cats Facts

How fast can a cheetah run? Which big cat is the strongest climber? Read all of the big cat facts to find out.

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Lion Lessons

The king of cats rules with a roar and a fierce bite. What else do you know about this top predator? Take this quiz and find out!

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