Lynx Photo Gallery
What does the Lynx look like?
Lynx color varies from a medium to light brown. Lynx are marked with dark brown spots. They have white fur on their chests and under carriage. Their tail is short and black. They have tufts of black hair on the tips of their ears. They have large padded paws to aid walking on snow.
Lynx are strictly carnivores and a stunning hunter of Snowshoe Hares. They also hunt other small game and even occasionally deer. Lynx often store food in caches under snow or in brush for later consumption. They are solitary animals except for females with young and during breeding season. They are most active at dusk and dawn and tend to den in hollowed logs or stumps dense forest.