Cats turn sideways arch their back and puff their fur, to apppear bigger, when trying to intimidate someone. Do lions do that? What is the largest feline that does that?

  • $\begingroup$ As apex predators who can also run away if necessary, it would seem to be an unnecessary tactic. $\endgroup$ Mar 3, 2023 at 13:17
  • $\begingroup$ with a mane turning sideways might actually make you look smaller. $\endgroup$
    – John
    Mar 16, 2023 at 21:10


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