People love the idea of looking at majestic members of the cat family and that is why they crowd the animal parks across the country. The reason that many visitors are attracted to American zoos is also additionally due to the spectator sports that take place. It is indeed amazing the way people crowd the zoos to look at the big cats. There is something mesmerizing about the fangs and the claws of these big cats.
At number 10 is DENVER ZOO – It ranks as the second oldest zoo in the western part of United states as it was established in the year 1896. The zoo is known for a natural look with open spaces. The cat collection is at Predator ridge which comes near the entrance of the zoo with its collections of lions, wild dogs.
At number 9 is Oklahoma City Zoo Sign: This zoo was remodeled in the year 2007, a project that took 17 years to finish. The collection of cats is in a huge naturalistic habitat with servals, ocelots and jaguars have net covered place, While inside are the caracal lynx, the black footed cats. In the outside enclosure are the snow leopards and there is one more exhibit that has Sumatran tigers, fishing cats and a Lion overlook.
At number 8 is RIO GRANDE ZOO– The zoo is part of a botanical park with picturesque views. Here at the shaded cat walk you can see a collection of servals, bobcats, African lions, ocelots, snow leopards, mountain lions and jaguars.
At number 7 is Philadelphia Zoo – This is the first zoo in USA started in the year 1859. It conserves history on one hand while offering modern yet naturalistic habitats for the animals here. The big cat exhibit for which this zoo is known has a glass windows lined from the floor to the roof with displays of pumas, tigers, black jaguar, Amur, snow leopards and lions. There are heated pools in the tiger and jaguar yards for all the big cats to enjoy a dip.
At number 6 is OMAHA’S HENRY DOORLY ZOO – At this zoo you can enjoy the best and biggest exhibits. The cat complex is huge and probably the biggest in North America with 37000 square feet. They have white and orange Bengal tigers, Amur, Malaysian tigers, African lions, Jaguars, snow leopards, pumas, fishing cats, Amur leopards etc.
At number 5 is SAN DIEGO ZOO– You can enjoy the Kilimanjaro Safari walk here. The cats here consist of White Bengal tiger, the Sumatran tiger, the cheetah exhibit among others. The cheetah area is big enough for you to view the immense speed of these animals.
At number 4 is UTAH’S HOGLE ZOO– Set in the Emigration Canyon on the east side of Salt Lake City this place is lovely with canyon and mountains. The cat collection here has Palla’s cats, Amur Leopard, Siberian Lynx, Snow leopard – basically cats from the Himalayan region since the climate here matches that area. Plus you have leopard and tigers in a natural habitat.
At number 3 is BRONX ZOO– With an area of 264 acres this one is great to visit. You will find that the forest path will take the visitors to the Russian Far east once you step into the Tiger mountain. You can see Amur Tigers here in an awesome display.
At number 2 is MEMPHIS ZOO – The zoo honors the name it is given with an Egyptian entrance complex. The cat collection here has clouded and spotted leopards, Bengal tigers, Latin American jaguars, leopards, pumas, ocelot, lions, cheetahs and more.
At number 1 is CINCINNATI ZOO – The second oldest in the country it ranks at the top. The cat collection here has many endangered small cats. Plus you have clouded leopards, Siberian Lynx, Pallas’ cats, pumas, Malaysian tigers , white tigers, African lions and white Bengal tigers in various habitats.