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caracal

long-legged desert cat, related to the lynx; fawn color with black tips; Caracal caracal.
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Right now the Caracal is offered in two models--the full-size F and the compact C--and I obtained the Caracal F for testing.
The Caracal does not have replaceable or interchangeable backstraps, as many polymer pistols now do.
We noticed that the caracal had stopped breathing after the surgery was done.
While it can be compared to a Glock 17 in size, the Caracal F is shorter by both length and height, although it is slightly wider.
The Caracal has grip inserts available in different colors--black, gray, blue, green, and yellow--and while even the factory literature is misleading on this, the grip inserts are not changeable by the user.
Streshinsky owns Moscow-based Miniature Arsenal, a firm that manufactures operating miniature models of small arms including its latest creation, the Caracal F.
For miniature gun enthusiasts with very deep pockets, Streshinsky offered for sale one extremely rare gold-inlaid miniature Caracal for Dh250,000.
Turkey, a natural land bridge connecting Europe and Asia, was historically home to a myriad of mammalian species, including a full complement of carnivores such as the Asiatic lion (Panthera leo persica), Caspian tiger (Panthera tigris virgata), gray wolf (Canis lupus), striped hyena (Hyaena hyaena), brown bear (Ursus arctos), Anatolian leopard (Panthera pardus tulliana), Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx), caracal (Felis caracal), Eurasian otter (Lutra lutra), golden jackal (Canis aureus), red fox (Vulpes vulpes), European wildcat (Felis silvestris caucasica), pine marten (Martes martes), and other smaller mustelid species.
So the chance to photograph Caracal poo as a reference for subsequent desert trips -- where I stood virtually zero chance of seeing the actual animal, the pooer as it were --was too good to pass up.
Caracals mainly inhabit dry mountain areas with small shrub-like vegetation and larger acacia trees similar to the habitats of Ras Al Khaimah and the Hajar mountains.
The (EPDA-RAK) has expressed worry for the killing of the caracal in the mountainous areas of Ras Al Khaimah, especially since the caracal is the number one animal in appendix one of CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species) which the UAE has signed.
The situation is tricky for EPDA because wild caracals are part of the country's wildlife heritage and residents are being urged not to kill them.