A pair of Sumatran tigers in their enclosure at the zoo in Frankfurt. Picture: BORIS ROESSLER/AFP/GettyImages Beautiful Cat, Animal Lovers, Animal Warriors, Animal Pictures, Boris Roessler, Sumatran Tigers, Panthera Tigri, Animal Gallery, The Zoos
The Sumatran tiger is the only surviving species of Indonesian tiger. Its wild population is believed to total less than 500 animals. One of the most immediate threats to their survival comes from the destruction of critical habitat by the pulp and paper industry.
A one-week old female South American tapir is cared for by her mother Sabrina in their enclosure in Wroclaw Zoo in Wroclaw, Poland
Photographer Armando Sierra captured the scene as his son Matthew walked up to the animal's enclosure at Zoo Miami in Florida, USA.
Two Great White Pelicans clean their plumage in their enclosure in the Frankfurt Zoo, Germany. Picture: Nicolas Armer/AP
An albino Bennett's wallaby joey peeks out of its mother's pouch in their enclosure at the zoo in Duisburg, Germany...
Five-day-old female baby Sumatran elepant, Kartini stands between the legs of her 40 year old mother Nina at the animal hospital of Taman Safari zoo in Cisarua, West Java
The white blue-eyed animals are Spirit teachers and should be protected. Bow acknowledgement and ask for their teaching...then listen and be thankful. The Tiger beings are teachers of power, inner strength and survival and independence as well as understanding family dynamics and values and how to balance these things. Johan Adkins
Portrait of the golden tiger by Tambako the Jaguar,: A golden tabby tiger is one with an extremely rare color variation caused by a recessive gene and is currently only found in captive tigers. Like the white tiger, it is a color form and not a separate species. In the case of the golden tiger, this is the wide band gene; while the white tiger is due to the color inhibitor (chinchilla) gene. books.google.com/... #Golden_Tiger
Baby tapir Parima enjoys some leaves during its first outing at its open air enclosure of the Hagenbeck zoo in Hamburg