Bengal Tiger


Posted by Des on Wed Apr 03, 2024 11:26 am

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This chin-rubbing is a form of communication through scent marking.

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by david fletcher on Wed Apr 03, 2024 11:34 am
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Beautiful light quality Des. A lovely capture.
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by Carol Clarke on Wed Apr 03, 2024 2:12 pm
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Making good use of the scent glands around the head as well as urine spray marking really confirms their presence, as you well know Des. A very nice behaviour capture in sweet light.

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by Axel Hildebrandt on Wed Apr 03, 2024 5:12 pm
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Great capture of this behavior, Des, thanks for sharing!
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by Cynthia Crawford on Thu Apr 04, 2024 10:05 pm
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Nice kitty! ;). Reminds me of how domestic cats like a rub, though likely for a different reason. Beautiful light and delightful capture.
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