Snow Leopards carry their own fuzzy blanket

Snow Leopard Tail

Fact Foto Friday: Snow leopards use their tails as a portable fuzzy blanket to keep them warm wherever they go!

Posted by Nat Geo Wild on Friday, November 20, 2015

Snow Leopard carry their own fuzzy blankets

Snow leopard are reported to be endangered and are very hard to see due to the locations that they are often found. This leopard can only be found in mountain ranges in Central and South Asia. Due to the cold conditions in these mountain ranges they are forced to find ways to keep themselves warm, including carrying their own fuzzy blankets in the form of a fluffy tail.