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Creature Features: Sand Cats

These two beauties were born about two weeks ago at France's Amneville Zoo. Like me, you may wonder what these precious kittens are doing at a zoo? Well, it turns out these aren't domestic cats at all – they're actually sand cats, one of the smallest wild cats living in the desert regions of North Africa and West and South Asia. I've never seen these kitties before so I hunted down some facts about them – like how they got their names – and made a true-or-false quiz. Learn more by starting below!


Creature Features: Sand Cats

Sand cats have claws ideal for digging up prey in the sand and sharp teeth for grabbing and capturing.

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