How to Track a Snow Leopard

How to Track a Snow Leopard

Search for elusive snow leopard scat, tracks, and hair alongside Boone Smith and his team in Afghanistan in "Snow Leopard of Afghanistan."


6 - 12+


Geography, Physical Geography

5rw snow leopards

Big cat trapper Boone Smith and his team in Afghanistan are searching for a snow leopard, the world's most elusive cat. Seeking out clues like tracks, scat, and scrape marks, the team is hot on the trail of this mysterious big cat.

This clip is from National Geographic's Big Cat Week episode "Snow Leopard of Afghanistan." Big Cat Week is part of the Big Cats Initiative. To learn more, visit the Big Cats Initiative website.

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Last Updated

September 27, 2022

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