Tigers cannot purr. To show happiness, tigers squint or close their eyes. This is because losing vision lowers defense.
Adam Rifkin stashed this in Tigers!
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Why is there a tiger in the bed and why does it sound like a velociraptor?!
I don't know because I don't speak Russian. I think the tiger is purring?!
That must be Putin's bed.
Yeah, I miss that petite lap giraffe on TV.
It made me dare to hope for a tiny elephant!
Aww. They share cuddly features like house cats.
Or are they just tenderizing him for later eating??
Like, so ded.