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 I was showing a friend videos of normal snow leopard locomotion last night (read: their interaction with the laws of physics looks like it came straight out of a cartoon) and I found this incredible video of how that agility and strength benefit them in the wild. 

The actual video of the chase starts at around 2:10 (before that there’s a lot of really gorgeous footage of the snow leopards and the goats on their own) and it’s incredible to watch an animal race across steep, rocky terrain with such grace. It’s also worth noting how effective a snow leopard’s pattern is at camouflaging them on the mountainous backdrop. 

(CW: minor animal injury - the goat gets bitten, but there is no visible blood).