Sumatran Tigers

Tonight I will share a few pictures of Sumatran tigers (Panthera tigris sumatrae).

Not really sure how my mind wandered to tigers tonight, but it did.

Taronga Zoo - Sumatran Tiger - Panthera tigris sumatrae - Zoo - Tigers This first tiger is chilling out at the Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia.

The Taronga Zoo is one of my favorite zoos and I might visit it again next month. I would like to get some more nice pictures. The last time I was there I was able to get some amazing pictures. Some of my favorite Taronga Zoo pictures can be seen in Taronga Zoo Birds and Perfect Timing.

Taronga Zoo is also a Zoo with a View and I can get some great shots of downtown Sydney again.

Sumatran Tiger - Panthera tigris sumatrae - Toronto Zoo - Tigers If you have been following my blog from the beginning you may remember this tiger from my post: Zoo Pictures

I took this picture at the Toronto Zoo. I really like the look this tiger is giving me.

Sumatran Tiger - Panthera tigris sumatrae - Toronto Zoo - Tigers - Tiger Closeup - Tiger Eye How about a little closer look at the tiger. I don’t think I would want to be this close to the tiger without a fence in between.

Maybe it is all the football and basketball I have been watching that is making me think of tigers. Two of my favorite college teams have tigers as mascots. Go Missouri! Go Pacific!

I think that I like the first tiger best, what do you think?


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5 Responses to Sumatran Tigers

  1. Michelle Maddocks says:

    All tigers are gorgeous. The first photo shows the regal side and the second the more distracted animal. But the eye! 8)

  2. They are all wonderful, Steven, I am most envious! One does not often come that close to such amazing creatures.

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