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Alert Tiger from Behind

Alert Tiger from Behind

It is bad form to say a tiger is "cute", but the round ears with their white spots are startling at first and I found them to be very attractive. I cannot find a definitive reason for the spots, but they are on most of the big cats' ears. When a tiger is threatened it swivels the ears so that the would be attacker can see the white "flashes".

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