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2022 The Year of Big Cat

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        Tigers are mammals in the Felidae family, similar to cats but larger. It is a carnivore with a unique appearance and shape. Around the world there are approximately 37 species of animals belonging to the family of tigers and cats, including domestic cats.

        The tiger is an alone living animal. They live in forests and meadows and most of them do not like water. The main food is medium and small animals.

The tiger that can still be found today is the genus Panthera.

   1. Tiger or striped tiger, Panthera tigris (Asian continent) in general, the word tiger often refers to this type of tiger. The Bengal tiger is considered the national animal of India.

   2. Lion, Panthera leo (Africa, Gir Forest National Park in India). Adult males have a long mane. Often in groups and females are responsible for finding food.

   3. Jaguar, Panthera onca (America; (from the southern United States and Mexico to northern Argentina) has the strongest jaws of all felines. It loves water and can climb trees.

   4. Leopard or panther, Panthera pardus (Asia and Africa) has rose petal-like spots on its fur. The black panther is a pigmented leopard of the genus Acinonyx.

   5. Cheetah, Acinonyx jubatus (Africa and Iran) is a small, non-roaring tiger. Causing them to be grouped close to the cat. Cheetahs are the fastest land animals in the world. They may run up to 110–120 kilometers per hour, Puma genus.

   6. Puma, Puma concolor (North and South America) or mountain lion have a solitary nature. Often inhabits thickets and rocks for hiding, Genus Uncia.

   7. Snow leopard, Uncia uncia (mountain range in Central and South Asia) has thick long fur with a grayish-yellow base color. There is a dark floral pattern all over the body like a leopard. Help to blend in with the surroundings, which is a snow-capped rocky mountain, genus Neofelis.

   8. Borneo Clouded Leopard, Neofelis diardi (Borneo and Sumatra), a small tiger with the longest fangs of all tigers. They live and feeds mainly on trees.

   9. Clouded leopard, Neofelis nebulosa (Southeast Asia and South Asia) is a small tiger, weighing only 10-20 kg, short stature, short legs, dark brown stripes like clouds, long tail, fluffy.

        Chinese believe that the tiger is one of the four most powerful animals. Alongside the dragon, swan and turtle. The tiger represents power, courage and strength both internally and externally. It is a spiritual anchor that can inspire a safe life, experiencing happiness and prosperity. When the zodiac of the tiger comes around, it is believed to be a year full of life energy. Ready to dash straight to your intended target.