The caracal, also known as the desert lynx, is a wild cat that is widely distributed across Africa, central Asia and southwest Asia into India. The word caracal is derived from the Turkish words "kara kulak," which means "black ear.
Meet the Caracals Do you love cats? If the answer is yes, you are going to fall in love with this cat species, Caracals, that are likely to be the cutest cat species ever! If the answer is no, these cats will change it and you& start liking cats!
I believe these to be Bobcats. The original photo is not identified. Bobcats are a lot like a small lynx-looking North American wild cat. They have the ear tufts and often a small ruff of fur on the sides of the face. Spots are common.