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The Magical Jaguars of Costa Rica: Struggling to Maintain Jaguar Habitats


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, jaguars )

Cher
- 221 days ago - livinggreenmag.com
The jaguar is a spiritual being for many of the indigenous peoples of Central and South America. To even see one of these elusive jungle ghosts in the wild is considered a good omen as you will only see the jaguar if you are chosen, according to many



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Comments

Roseann D. (178)
Friday February 7, 2014, 4:55 am
Interesting! I believe that about my neighbors, the elusive mountain lions too. Interesting that I've always thought that too. Seeing the big cats in the wild is the holy grail.
 

Christeen Anderson (490)
Friday February 7, 2014, 6:09 am
Quite interesting. Thank you.
 

Michael Kirkby (85)
Friday February 7, 2014, 6:34 am
I have a very friendly jaguar that shows up in my dreams cape from time to time.
 

Ruth S. (307)
Friday February 7, 2014, 8:24 am
Save these beautiful cats from going extinct!
 

Jeaneen A. (129)
Friday February 7, 2014, 10:25 am
Save these majestic living beings.
 

pam w. (191)
Friday February 7, 2014, 11:16 am
Meanwhile, accredited zoos are working with breeding programs so valuable genes won't be lost.
 

Madhu Pillai (22)
Friday February 7, 2014, 1:21 pm
noted
 

Jaime A. (32)
Friday February 7, 2014, 1:38 pm
Thanks.
 

Birgit W. (144)
Friday February 7, 2014, 3:09 pm
They are such magnificent animals.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (452)
Friday February 7, 2014, 3:47 pm
This is the cry across the planet - how ro save animal habitats.
 

Fran F. (111)
Friday February 7, 2014, 4:13 pm
So glad this beautiful cub wasn't killed by human stupidity!
 

Fran F. (111)
Friday February 7, 2014, 4:16 pm
Sorry, comment posted to wrong thread.
 

AlexAWAY Genovia (44)
Friday February 7, 2014, 5:26 pm
I think jaguars are mystical and magically beautiful, I would feel blessed to see one in the wild too. I hope they prevail.
 

Lindsay Kemp (1)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 5:28 am
Their habitats should be protected.
 

Chaz Berlusconi (72)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 6:41 am
they should be doing a lot more to protect their inheritance before it is too late
 

Sara P. (57)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 6:13 am
I hope that beautiful places like this will be protected as they deserve. Thanks Cher.
 
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