What does an African leopard eat?

Their diet fluctuates with prey availability, which ranges from strong-scented carrion, fish, reptiles, and birds to mammals such as rodents, hares, warthogs, antelopes, and baboons.

How often do leopards eat?

In captivity a leopard needs 1 to 2 kg of meal per day. In the rainforest, a leopard is known to feed on medium to large size prey weighing 10-40 kg in every 3 to 8 days.

Can a lion kill a leopard?

Lions have been known to hunt and kill leopards. … Leopards are also strong for their size, with short, powerful legs and long, muscular bodies. Males are much bigger than females (up to 50 per cent bigger, in fact) and have been known to kill small giraffes and drag the carcasses into trees.

Is leopard stronger than lion?

Both male and female leopards are nothing in front of an adult male lion, as the lion can get 10 times stronger than leopards. So, he may attack the leopard and can kill it very easily. … But, in some cases male lions are seen to climb up the tree to steal the kill from the leopards.

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