Wild cats play on the porch of a house: they are actually lynxes
Wild cats play on the porch of a house: they are actually lynxes
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A man in Alaska found a family of wild cats playing on the porch of his home! It was a family of lynxes and the man immortalized everything with a real photo shoot.

In this article we are not going to talk about a common domestic cat, the author of some extraordinary story, but about a "relative".

lynx-on-meadow
lynx-on-meadow

Belonging to the species of felines, today we want to tell you the story that has as its protagonist the lynx! Indeed the lynxes!

lynx-looking-at-each other
lynx-looking-at-each other

Before we begin the story, let's take a brief overview of this fantastic and lonely feline.

lynx-on-white-floor
lynx-on-white-floor

The Lynx is widespread especially in Asia and Europe. Large in size, with a weight ranging between 17 and 26 kg and a height between 50-60 cm, the lynx is considered a solitary and nocturnal animal.

lynxes-chasing each other
lynxes-chasing each other

In fact, it is very difficult to spot, as it manages to do it well during the day blend in. Its main feature are the tufts of fur placed on top of the ears.

lynx-playing-hide-and-seek
lynx-playing-hide-and-seek

Mainly yes they nourish of hares, chamois, rabbits, fallow deer, roe deer, wild boar, deer …

lynx-in-attack-position
lynx-in-attack-position

Unfortunately it is still an animal at risk of extinction, because of poaching, even if laws have been passed to protect these animals. Many times they are killed by some breeder, who has lost sheep or other grazing animals to them, or come on hunters of chamois and fallow deer, of which the lynxes are greedy.

lynx-on-coffee table
lynx-on-coffee table

After having done this short picture, let's go and tell you the story. As you understand, lynxes are solitary animals and they hardly come close to homes and especially to man.

lynx-of-back
lynx-of-back

But Tim Newton, an Alaskan resident, had the pleasure of seeing a family of lynxes, happily playing on porch of your home.

lynx-family
lynx-family

All this was witnessed by the photographs of Newton himself, who published them on BoredPanda.com.

lynx-cub-behind
lynx-cub-behind

In short, a truly unique event. The photographs best express the playful character of the puppies of lynx.

lynxes-chasing-each other
lynxes-chasing-each other

They waste no time setting up ambushes, hiding and chasing each other all the time.

lynx-watching
lynx-watching

And there are those who look, thinking of a possible strategy ….

lynx-near-fence
lynx-near-fence

… and who has already started the attack!

lynxes-chasing each other
lynxes-chasing each other

Then comes the lynx mother who puts some order back into this chaos!

lynx-family
lynx-family

But, a little one, perhaps realizing that he has been photographed, wants to have a wonderful selfie taken!

lynx-posing
lynx-posing

I mean, aren't they wonderful? These photos make us reflect on the importance of not killing plus these and the other beautiful wild animals that populate the world!

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