Death of the macho ibérico

Garfio cazando en una imagen del Programa de Conservación Ex-Situ. |

Garfio, the Iberian lynx who was captured in 2003 and begat the first brood of lynx cubs to be bred in captivity, has died this week from a chronic renal infection at the age of ten. In all he sired 11 little lynxes. El País

Photo of Garfio in action from Thanks to TP on the forum who I’ve paraphrased here.