Unlike most members of the cat family, tigers seem to enjoy water. They swim well and often soak in pools or streams to cool off. The scientific name for the tiger is "Panthera tigris". ~via Amazing Things in the World, FB
Due to their low hunting success rate, ability to go prolonged periods without food and naturally low population densities, tigers typically have little to no deleterious effect on the populations of the species they prey on.
British photographer Tim Flach created a series called "More Than Human," which captures the emotions of wild creatures through intensely close shots, including this stunning picture of a tiger drying off.