Manul, or Pallas' cat, is a small wild cat having a broad but patchy distribution in the grasslands and montane steppe of Central Asia. Unlike other cats, the pupils of the Manul are round, not slit-like.
The raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides), also known as themangut or tanuki, is a canid indigenous to East Asia. It is the only extant species in the genusNyctereutes. It is considered a basal canid species, resembling ancestral forms of the family.