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These Adorable Ocelots (16 Pics)

#16 In captivity, ocelots live up to 20 years.

Like many feral cats, ocelots are often pets.

Salvador Dali often traveled with his pet ocelot Babou, he even took it with him on board the luxury SS France airliner.

Musician Graham Parsons kept an ocelot in the backyard of his Florida home in the mid-60s.

Moche - the people of ancient Peru - worshiped these animals and often depicted them in their art.

The Salvadoran department of Usulutan owes its name to the ocelot. Translated from the Nahuatl language, it means "the city of ocelots."

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