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Cat, Margay

This jungle denizen appears as a large wild housecat with markings similar to a tiger.

Margay CR 1

XP 400
N Small animal
Init +3; Senses superior low-light vision, scent; Perception +10


AC 14, touch 14, flat-footed 11 (+3 Dex, +1 size)
hp 13 (2d8+4)
Fort +5, Ref +6, Will +1


Speed 40 ft., climb 30 ft.
Melee bite +5 (1d4+1 plus grab), 2 claws +5 (1d3+1)
Special Attacks pounce, rake (2 claws +5, 1d3+1)


Margays attack with stealth and surprise but avoid conflict with creatures much larger than themselves unless cornered. When engaged, they attempt to pounce upon their prey and wrap their claws around the victims head, sinking their needle-like teeth into its throat.


Str 13, Dex 17, Con 15, Int 2, Wis 12, Cha 6
Base Atk +1; CMB +1 (+5 grapple); CMD 14 (18 vs. trip)
Feats Weapon Finesse
Skills Acrobatics +11, Climb +15, Perception +10, Stealth +11; Racial Modifiers +8 Acrobatics, +4 Climb, +4 Perception, +4 Stealth. Margays use their Dexterity modifier for Climb checks.


Superior Low-Light Vision (Ex)

A margay can see three times as far as a human in starlight, moonlight, torchlight, and similar conditions of shadowy illumination. It retains the ability to distinguish color and detail under these conditions.

Source Wikipedia
Tome of Horrors Complete
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