OCELOTS By Will, Billy and Rory Image: Ocelothttp://www.flickr.com/photos/10676369@N07 /3067314498
WHAT IS AN OCELOT ? An ocelot is a highly endangered breed of wild cat.It is twice the size of an average household cat.
FACTS• The ocelot typically weighs between 10 to 15 kilograms • They only see in black and white like dogs. • Ocelots swim really well • Ocelots live for 20 years.
WHAT OCELOTS EAT • They eat rodents, rabbits, young deer, birds, snakes and fish. • They don’t have teeth for chewing so they tear their food.• They have a rough tongue so they rub it along the bones to makes sure they have got all the meat.
WHERE THEY LIVE• The ocelot lives in grasslands, forests and tropical rainforests.• The ocelot sleeps during the day and hunts at night. They rest in trees.• During the night they run up to 7km hunting for food.
SAVING THE OCELOTS• People hunt them for their fur and as pets.• They are endangered animals and it is illegal to hunt them.• Some zoos are trying to increase their sizes.
OCELOTS IN MINECRAFT• Ocelots are found in the game Minecraft. • You can see them in the jungle biome. • When you tame them with raw fish they will turn into cats • They lay on your bed and follow you around
CREDITSMade by: Will, Billy and Rory Made on: 16/5/2012 About: Ocelots