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Monday, June 18, 2018

Do Tigers Climb Trees?

Do tigers climb trees?  Yes, they do.

Here's Cinta, one of the Malayan Tigers at the San Diego Zoo, at around 6:30pm one evening about two weeks ago.  There was no one else around, it was really quiet.  He was just sitting there, probably watching his older brother who was in the next enclosure.  I'm sure he had a pretty good view from up there.

Here's a closer crop of the same image.


Sunday, June 17, 2018

50 Artists 50 Fish

There is a great little art exhibit currently on at the Japanese Friendship Garden in Balboa Park in San Diego.  50 different artists were invited to produce an artwork of a fish which would be placed each on a 2' x 2' black matte tile, laid out in a grid pattern on the floor of the exhibition pavilion.  Here are just a few of them. 

The exhibit runs through July 15.  Click here to see a few more images.

Amur Leopards and Malayan Tigers - San Diego Zoo

I got to spend some quality time this morning with Connor, the Malayan Tiger at the San Diego Zoo.  I also got to see the new Amur Leopard cubs for a bit as well.  

The little Amur Leopard cubs are growing quickly.  The Zoo announced last week that they are both girls.  It's going to be fun to watch them grow up.

Meanwhile, their mother Satka was keeping an eye on all of us.

Click here to see more images of Connor the Malayan Tiger and the new Amur Leopard cubs this morning at the San Diego Zoo.

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Fishing Cat - San Diego Zoo

Here's a shot of the female Malayan Fishing Cat at the San Diego Zoo today.


Connor - Malayan Tiger - San Diego Zoo

Here are few new pictures of Connor, one of the Malayan Tigers at the San Diego Zoo, this morning June 2.

Click here to see a few more images of Connor, one of the Malayan Tigers at the San Diego Zoo.

Malayan Tigers - San Diego Zoo

Cinta and Berani, the two 4-year old Malayan Tiger brothers at the San Diego Zoo were having a bit of discussion about something a few weeks ago.  

Here's their older brother Connor earlier in the day.

Click here to see a few more images.

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Header image: Cibola National Wildlife Refuge, Cibola, Arizona. End image: Downtown San Diego, California skyline from Coronado Island. Profile picture: Craters of the Moon National Monument, Idaho, by Heather Baiamonte.