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Human leopards

K. J. Beatty

Human leopards

an account of the trials of human leopards,before the Special Commission Court : With a note on Sierra Leone, past and present

by K. J. Beatty

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Published by Rees in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith a preface by William Brandford Grittith.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13910316M

Leopards, like many other wild species, adapt well to human-dominated eco-systems and prefer "easy foods" available there rather than living in deep jungles and chasing difficult wild prey like : Vikram Jit Singh. The leopard (Panthera pardus) is one of the five extant species in the genus Panthera, a member of the Felidae. It occurs in a wide range in sub-Saharan Africa, in small parts of Western and Central Asia, on the Indian subcontinent to Southeast and East is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List because leopard populations are threatened by habitat loss and fragmentation, and are Class: Mammalia.

  Human–leopard conflict situations ensue, and have increased in recent years. In retaliation for attacks on livestock, leopards are shot, poisoned and trapped in snares. Despite their adaptability to differing surroundings, Leopard populations in parts of their natural range are declining due to both habitat loss to the timber industry and. But although any adult leopard may see humans as suitable prey under the right circumstances, only a few of them become actual man-eaters, preferring human flesh over any other food. The deadliest man-eating leopard of all times was the Panar leopard. This male leopard lived in the Kumaon area of India during the early XX century.

  FOR this conservationist, there is only one way to start her day - by hanging out with leopards. Babette De Jonge, 50, founded Wild Cats World in to . Leopard attacks on humans tend to occur at night, and often close to villages. There have been documented incidents of leopards forcing their way into human dwellings at night and attacking the inhabitants in their sleep. A number of fatal attacks have also occurred in zoos and homes with pet leopards.


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This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks Human Leopards: K.

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