Only around 100 of the Scottish wildcats remain in the wild, but video footage has been released of a new kitten born at Chester Zoo.
😻 SCOTTISH WILDCAT KITTEN BORN 😻
They are Britain's RAREST mammal and only 100 remain in the wild. That's why this little kitten is so incredibly special… pic.twitter.com/NXxO2oDcsl
— Chester Zoo (@chesterzoo) December 7, 2018
A Scottish wildcat kitten — the U.K.'s rarest animal — was captured on camera for the first time months after it was born. pic.twitter.com/VfPoY3bODn
— Globalnews.ca (@globalnews) December 8, 2018
Hunted to the brink of extinction, this is the Highland Tiger (aka the Scottish wildcat) – Britain's rarest mammal.
The arrival of this little kitten @ChesterZoo is, therefore, being hailed as hugely significant https://t.co/57OmCy9apt pic.twitter.com/06TOizwgy9
— ITV News (@itvnews) December 7, 2018