Courtship behavior (Sunquist & Sunquist 2002)
Copulation (Sunquist & Sunquist 2002)
Interval between births
Infant (< 1 year old) (from Sunquist & Sunquist 2002 unless otherwise noted)
Serval are born blind with a soft, woolly coat. The eyes open within the first 2 weeks of life. Individuals such as this five-week old Serval born at the San Diego Zoo are beginning to develop adult canine teeth and their mothers' have started the weaning process.
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Sunquist & Sunquist (2002)