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The Friday Photos: Tiger Tiger

The Friday Photos: Tiger Tiger
Jae Jae, father of London Zoo's new tiger cubs, by Shifiku.
Jae Jae, father of London Zoo's new tiger cubs, by Shifiku.
Recyled Tiger photographed by Andrew Smith
Recyled Tiger photographed by Andrew Smith
Save the tigers by Stephanie Sadler
Save the tigers by Stephanie Sadler
Spot the Southwark Park tigers by Dan Brown
Spot the Southwark Park tigers by Dan Brown
Street Art Shoreditch by liborius
Street Art Shoreditch by liborius
Melati, mother of London Zoo's tiger cubs, by Shifiku.
Melati, mother of London Zoo's tiger cubs, by Shifiku.
Tiger by Tommy Johansson
Tiger by Tommy Johansson
Tiger in traffic by Susanna
Tiger in traffic by Susanna
Tiger mailbox at London Zoo by Pikakoko
Tiger mailbox at London Zoo by Pikakoko
Tigriskoponya tiger skull by Gábor Hernádi at Grant Museum of Zoology
Tigriskoponya tiger skull by Gábor Hernádi at Grant Museum of Zoology
White tiger by Alan Stanton
White tiger by Alan Stanton
Year of the tiger by Andrew Smith
Year of the tiger by Andrew Smith

To celebrate International Tiger Day, we're taking a look at the rest of London's stripy offerings. We observe a high rate of tiger abandonment on the streets of London — some images are shown, others are simply too distressing. We're feeling a rival series for Leave No Bear Behind coming on...

Many thanks to the photographers for allowing us to use their images via Flickr: Alan Stanton, Andrew Smith, Dan Brown, Gábor Hernádi, liborius, Pikakoko, Shifiku (Jae Jae), Shifiku (Melati), Stephanie Sadler, Susanna, Tommy Johansson .  

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