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

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Wild cat conservation organization Panthera sent a team into Gabon in search of the African golden cat, which they say is one of the world's most elusive.

The team was led by Panthera Kaplan scholar and graduate student Laila Bahaa-el-din who guided her group toward one of the first-ever video sightings of the cat.

Image: Laila Bahaa-el-din/Panthera