The name caracal comes from the Turkish word ‘karakalak’ which means ‘a black ear.’ It is a medium-sized animal native to the deserts and savannahs of Africa, Central Asia, the Arabian Peninsula and the Caspian Sea coast.
Mom supervising - a little mini-me! Before we adopted our second cat (rescue from foster home), I'm so glad we got to see him with his mom. He looks exactly like his mom. Although now I wish we'd brought his mom home with us too. They were so connected.