Mother and Son | by Johannes Wapelhorst. The snow leopard is a large cat native to the mountain ranges of Central and South Asia. It is listed as endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species because as of 2003, the size of the global population was estimated at 4,080-6,590 adults, of which fewer than 2,500 individuals may reproduce in the wild. They inhabit alpine and subalpine zones at elevations from 3,000 to 4,500 m (9,800 to 14,800 ft).
There's as few as 3200 tigers left in the wild..... Our grand children may never know these animals as wild - only zoo's. Zoo's breeding programs are not very successful, and in reality, our great great grand children may never see one alive. I am greatly