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Basically a Giraffe-Cat: the Banded Linsang

Pretty cute, eh?  Ooooh gurl and dat neck!

The rarest of the civets, it’s sometimes known as the tiger-civet.  It eats squirrels, rats, birds, lizards- if it can catch it, it will eat it. 53 more words

Give me an ounce of civet, good apothecary, to sweeten my imagination. ~William Shakespeare, King Lear Act 4

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The masked palm civet (Paguma larvata)

Masked palm civet, Khao Yai National Park

The masked palm civet or gem-faced civet (Paguma larvata) is a civet species native to the Indian Subcontinent and Southeast Asia. 54 more words

Khao Yai National Park

Kopi Luwak - The World's Most Expensive Cup of Coffee

I finally did it, I broke into my limited supply of Kopi Luwak…

Commonly known as Civet Coffee, the cat-like creature eats only the ripest coffee berries. 324 more words