Ultra-Rare African Golden Cat Caught on Video for the First Time (Slideshow)

golden cat opener photo

Image: Laila Bahaa-el-din

When you think about big cats with dwindling populations, a few breeds come to mind: tigers, lions, the Iberian lynx.

But one you probably haven't spent much time considering is the African golden cat -- because it's so rare that it's never even been caught on video -- until now.

ultra rare african golden cat caught on video for the first time slideshow
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Ultra-Rare African Golden Cat Caught on Video for the First Time (Slideshow)
When you think about big cats with dwindling populations, a few breeds come to mind: tigers, lions, the Iberian lynx.

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