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Hi! My name is Luda.

This webpage is my school project. I chose a puma  for my animal report because it is a very interesting animal and I want to learn more about it.

To start off, here are some quick facts:

v    Class: Mammals

v    Order: Carnivore

v    Family: Felidae

v    Genus: Felis

v    Species: Concolor

v    Length:

     Males-3 to 6 ft (90 to 180 cm)

     Females-3 to 5 ft (90 to 150 cm)

v    Height:

     At shoulder- 1.9 to 2.3 ft (60 to 70 cm)

v    Weight:

     Males- 147 to 227 lb. (67 to 103 kg)

     Females- 79 to 132 lb. (36 to 60 kg)

v    Life span: Up to 20 years

v    Gestation: 3 months

v    Number of young at birth:1 to 6,usually 3 to 4

v    Size at birth: 8 to 15 ounces (227 to 425 grams)

v    Age of maturity: 2 to 3 years

 

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please e-mail me at ludaberdnyk@yahoo.com