‘Shake it Tiger.’

Eyewitness: Retina photography festival, Edinburgh Photographs from the Eyewitness series A wet tiger shakes itself in a portrait from a collection by photographer Tim Flach on show at the Retina Scottish international photography festival. via Eyewitness: Retina photography festival, Edinburgh | Art and design | The Guardian.

Spotted Leopard in Black & White.

Photograph by Logan Watts, National Geographic Your Shot A leopard gingerly crosses the branch of an acacia tree in Tarangire National Park, Tanzania. “We were almost back to camp when someone in our party spotted this solitary leopard from well over a hundred meters,” writes Your Shot member Logan Watts. “As we slowly approached, it […]

Leopard Cub at his Zoo debut.

One of two male Amur leopard cubs leaves his enclosure for the first time. Image Credit: Photograph by Andrew Matthews/PA Marwell Zoo is a 140-acre (57 ha) zoo situated at Owslebury near Winchester, in the English county of Hampshire. It is owned and run by the registered charity Marwell Wildlife. The zoo is home to over […]

The Cougar or Mountain Lion.

The cougar (Puma concolor), also known as the mountain lion, puma, panther, mountain cat, or catamount, is a large cat of the family Felidae native to the Americas. Its range, from the Canadian Yukon to the southern Andes of South America, is the greatest of any large wild terrestrial mammal in the Western Hemisphere. An […]

White Bengal Tiger with her Cubs, Czech Rep.

White tigers are so rare that only one in every 10,000 Bengal tigers is born white with black stripes and a pink nose. So when cubs are born in captivity, the white youngsters proved to be cute, black and white miracles. But, unfortunately these tigers find it difficult to hunt in the wild because they […]

Night Tiger, Russia.

Krasnoyarsk, Russia A six-year-old tiger known as Amur lies in an open-air cage, lit to allow visitors to observe animals in night time conditions. Image Credit: Photograph by Ilya Naymushin/Reuters Source: Solar eclipse and a night tiger: Wednesday’s best photos | News | The Guardian

The Ice Age Sabre-Toothed Cat.

The sabre-toothed cat or tiger is one of the most well-known prehistoric animals along with giants such as the woolly mammoth. Sabre-toothed tigers roamed the mid-western United States and parts of both North and South America and were named for the enormous canines which skeletons show, protruded quite far out of their mouths. It became […]

Leopard on the Lookout.

An ever watchful leopard poses on a tree trunk in the magnificent Kruger National Park, South Africa. Image Credit: Photograph by Greatstock/Barcroft Images See more images via The week in wildlife – in pictures | Environment | The Guardian

The Hunter by Konrad Wothe.

‘Rarely does a portrait reveal the fluid grace of a leopard in motion’ Image Credit: Photograph by Konrad Wothe/NHM The Hunter by Konrad Wothe Leopards are among the most popular portrait subjects for photographers. But since leopards normally sleep during the day, most portraits show them reclining, usually draped over a branch. Rarely does a […]

Shy Jaguar Cub at Reino Zoo.

Pictured is a Jaguar cub born at the Reino Zoo in Teotihuacan, Mexico. This cute cub is as a result of their endangered species conservation program. Image Credit: Photograph by Pedro Pardo/AFP/Getty Images Source: The week in wildlife – in pictures | Environment | The Guardian