Though medium-sized among cats, the Serval has disproportionately long legs and a small head with large ears. It uses its sensitive ears to find its prey, which it then incapacitates by pouncing on it, using its strong legs to launch over six feet into the air.
Scientific Name:Leptailurus serval
Characteristics:This hand-painted wild cat figure is posed in a walking stance, perhaps in search of rodents, birds, or frogs to prey upon. Its distinctive large ears and long legs are captured in this detailed, accurate sculpt.
Size and Color:This Serval figure measures 3 ¾ inches long and 2 inches high, about the size of a credit card. Its body is yellow, with white on its underside and black markings covering its sides and legs, and black stripes on its tail, neck and back.
The Serval is part of the Wild Safari® Wildlife collection.