Similar in size to a housecat, the Pallas’ cat is a predator specialized to live in the mountainous regions of central Asia. Its preferred prey is the pika, a small rabbit-like rodent. While not an adept runner, the Pallas’ cat is an expert ambush predator.
Educators! Participate in an Earth Expeditions course to explore inquiry-based learning and engage in Pallas’ cat conservation in Mongolia.