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Scottish Wildcat

By FeatherFriend
Hi all, from what I've read there are only about 400 of these left in the wild. This was taken at Devon Wildlife centre, part of a breeding programme to increase numbers and introduce them back into the wild.
Many thanks for taking time out to view and comment on my Demoiselle Crane and a special thank you to Julia (Natureshaven), Jenn (taggart) and Ann (EAS) for the User awards, really appreciated,

Tags: Wildlife Devon Scottish wildcat Pets and captive animals Devon Wildlife centre

Voters: Willmer, NaturesHaven, gary_d and 43 more

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NaturesHaven 6 283 6 England
27 Aug 2012 2:29PM
I bet it's called Clarence..........what great tones in the cats coat.........GrinGrin

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gary_d 10 576 13 Wales
27 Aug 2012 2:30PM
That is some look, what a shame if we were to lose these, lets hope the program is successful. - gary
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
27 Aug 2012 2:30PM
I bet my Fafnir wouldn't want an argument with this one!
excellent detail and those eyes are fantastic!
great looking cat lovely photo.GrinGrinGrinGrin
PinkK 8 80 1 United Kingdom
27 Aug 2012 2:34PM
'Don't mess with me' look Grin
27 Aug 2012 2:37PM
Super cat capture Geoff, excellent detail, love the eye contact,
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
27 Aug 2012 2:46PM
They also have these at the BWC in Surrey, and they really are so you show here Geoff
beautiful shot
FeatherFriend 10 38 217 England
27 Aug 2012 2:52PM
Thanks all and a special thank you to Julia (Natureshaven) for the GEA, made my day and so much appreciated,
CaroleS Plus
8 433 3 United Kingdom
27 Aug 2012 3:05PM
A magnificent cat capture, superb detail and eye contact.
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
27 Aug 2012 3:29PM
What a mean looking moggy Geoff, he's definitely giving you the evil eye! This is a fine portrait of this ferocious little beast
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
27 Aug 2012 4:07PM
A very fine capture of this intense cat-- I hope they succeed with the breeding!

Thank you for your User award!
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
27 Aug 2012 4:12PM
Great eye contact with you, Geoff, that intense gaze right down the barrel of the lens.
Excellent detail.
For sure an endangered species so full marks to the Devon Wildlife Centre for their breeding programme.
Ade_Osman 15 4.5k 36 England
27 Aug 2012 4:24PM
They look just like my handsome cat Simba, only I bet this one's much more vicious! Tongue

This might be of interest to you later tonight Hedgehogs

FeatherFriend 10 38 217 England
27 Aug 2012 4:37PM
Thanks everyone,
9 10 10 England
27 Aug 2012 4:56PM
Extremely good image showing the markngs very well.
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
27 Aug 2012 6:18PM
Indignation springs to mind with this beauty
dmhuynh72 10 44 3 United Kingdom
27 Aug 2012 7:24PM
Just hope the project will be a success, such a beautiful cat and well capture Geoff.
bricurtis Plus
12 2.2k 49 England
27 Aug 2012 8:06PM
Superb clarity Geoff - lovely detail.
27 Aug 2012 8:09PM
Wow he looks mean well captured Geoff.
pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
27 Aug 2012 8:10PM
Splendid capture Geoff
NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
27 Aug 2012 8:14PM
A rather stunning creature, which I certainly would be somewhat wary of offering a bowl of milk to.

Regards nathan
FeatherFriend 10 38 217 England
27 Aug 2012 8:21PM
Thanks all and a special thank you to Ann for the UA, really appreciated,
EAS 9 1 13 Scotland
27 Aug 2012 9:19PM
One very handsome creature! So perfectly captured in this image and presented likewise.

widtink 5 406 2 Scotland
27 Aug 2012 9:46PM
absolute belter of an image moggy on steroids. The intensity of the stare is amazing

28 Aug 2012 5:29PM
A wonderful shot. He/she looks most annoyed at you!!
Maiwand 11 3 73 England
28 Aug 2012 7:16PM

Quote:They also have these at the BWC in Surrey, and they really are so you show here Geoff
beautiful shot

I was about to make the same comment. Fine shot Geoff.
Glyn1 8 4 1 England
28 Aug 2012 8:53PM
Cracking good shot Geoff, not been round Essex recently, have you ?? WinkWink

Chinga Plus
7 3 1 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2012 7:51AM
Excellent shot, what a beautiful creature! Good Kitty Kitty.... GrinGrin
PattiW 12 24 2 United States
29 Aug 2012 12:23PM
Congrats on having the Featured Photo !Smile
photophantom 10 108 3 Philippines
29 Aug 2012 1:02PM
You caught her temper excellently Geoff
DerekL 13 191 24 England
29 Aug 2012 9:05PM
That's an evil stare, well captured Geoff.


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