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

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

- 1569 days ago -
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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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 A (369)
Friday February 7, 2014, 6:09 am
Quite interesting. Thank you.

. (0)
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 C (87)
Friday February 7, 2014, 8:24 am
Save these beautiful cats from going extinct!

Past Member (0)
Friday February 7, 2014, 10:25 am
Save these majestic living beings.

pam w (139)
Friday February 7, 2014, 11:16 am
Meanwhile, accredited zoos are working with breeding programs so valuable genes won't be lost.

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

Jaime Alves (52)
Friday February 7, 2014, 1:38 pm

Birgit W (160)
Friday February 7, 2014, 3:09 pm
They are such magnificent animals.

. (0)
Friday February 7, 2014, 3:47 pm
This is the cry across the planet - how ro save animal habitats.

Fran F (118)
Friday February 7, 2014, 4:13 pm
So glad this beautiful cub wasn't killed by human stupidity!

Fran F (118)
Friday February 7, 2014, 4:16 pm
Sorry, comment posted to wrong thread.

Past Member (0)
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 K (6)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 5:28 am
Their habitats should be protected.

Gail Ring (89)
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 (55)
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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