Today Panna is the most outstanding, well-managed habitat for all those miscellaneous
wildlife creatures of India. The national park is an ideal home to variety of flora and
fauna including vultures, cheetals, chinkaras, sambhar and sloth bears. Panna is also an
ideal home to the king of the jungles- the royal tigers (Panthera tigris) along with his
fellow beings leopard (Panthera pardus), wild dog (Cuon alpinus), wolf (Canis lupus),
hyaena (Hyaena hyaena), caracal (Felus caracal) and other smaller cats.
The wooded areas are dotted with sambar, the largest of Indian deers, chital and chowsingha.
One can easily see nilgai and chinkara in most open areas in the grasslands, especially on