Unlike many other cats, jaguars do not avoid water; in fact, they are quite good swimmers. Rivers provide prey in the form of fish, turtles, or caimans.
(Photo is from Attack of the Big Cats ? Mon at 10)
Big Cat Facts
Click through this slideshow to learn more about these fierce felines.
Big Cat Week begins Sunday, 12/9 at 8 PM on Nat Geo Wild.