Description of Caracal

Total length 75-120cm / Tail 15-35cm / Shoulder height 45cm / Mass 8-18kg
The caracal is a fairly robust cat with a red-brown colour over the entire length of the animal except for its underside, especially the belly where it usually fades to white with red-brown spots. The ears have the distinctive black tassels on the points and the back of the ear is black whereas the front and inside ears show long white hair with a slight black tinge at the base in front of the ear.