Anthony Leopard

[/et_pb_sidebar] Home»Species»Leopards» Anthony has a lot of energy and is extremely curious about the staff who come to visit him.  As with most leopards, Anthony is athletic and agile.  He is sometimes indifferent to enrichment but has found a love for anything with lemon extract on it Born December 11, 2000 Rescued December 11, 2016 Life StoryPictures How Anthony Came to the Sanctuary Anthony came to Carolina Tiger Rescue in December of 2016 from a facility in Colorado.  The owner of this facility fell ill and opted to sell the property.  Carolina Tiger Rescue worked with several other sanctuaries from around the country to find homes for over 100 animals. Personality Anthony is an energetic leopard who loves to come up and greet visitors at the fence.  Though he is not always eager for enrichment at first, he typically does enjoy it after everyone has left.  He loves Christmas trees and shredding whatever he can get his paws on. Anthony is seemingly always on the move, but when he does bed down for the night, he will often make a little “nest” in his straw that is almost always a perfect, leopard-sized circle. Description Anthony is on the smaller side for a male leopard and we estimate that he weighs about 80 pounds.  He has beautiful yellow fur with those striking black rosettes.  As with his wild cousins, Anthony has large feet. In the wild, those feet would help him traverse the branches of trees. Anthony is extra special because of his tail. While we were conducting his physical, it was discovered that the fur and tissue of his tail extends...