The name caracal comes from the Turkish word ‘karakalak’ which means ‘a black ear.’ It is a medium-sized animal native to the deserts and savannahs of Africa, Central Asia, the Arabian Peninsula and the Caspian Sea coast.
FACTOID: The Chinese philosopher, Confucius. owned a cat and always kept it by his side. He believed the cat was sent from heaven as a conduit for divine wisdom. his companion is a cat and he loves them so much