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Scottish Wild Cat

By Lillian  
Just surveying her visitors into her home!!
Her eyes are so different to a house cat..and do not be lured into thinking...cute!

she is a wild outdoor critter, and has teeth to stay away from
Taken last week at the BWC in Surrey

V2 a fuller version of her

My thanks to Alan and Eric for your User Awards on the Red Squirrel
and to you all for dropping in and commenting, thank you


Tags: General Surrey Bwc Pets and captive animals Wildlife and nature Scotish Wild Cat

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achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
27 Jul 2012 12:40PM
Stunningly beautiful, no V2 at the moment Lillian.



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jdinne 14 16 England
27 Jul 2012 12:42PM
Both stunning Lillian, superb detail. V1 the eyes excellent...........

27 Jul 2012 12:42PM
I certainly wouldnt crossthis beauty
marktc Plus
7 99 15 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 12:47PM
two great shots Lillian, but v2 for me too
gary_d Plus
10 576 13 Wales
27 Jul 2012 12:51PM
Is V2 the best cat portrait ever, I think so, absolutely brilliant. - gary
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 12 England
27 Jul 2012 12:52PM
Two very beautiful captures, Lillian, love 'em both Smile Looks almost quite cuddly...Wink
Trev Smile
Ade_Osman 14 4.5k 36 England
27 Jul 2012 1:06PM
Catitude!......Looks just like our cat Simba, but this one has both his eyes and Simba's twice his size, but is nothing more than a great big couch potato, except when there's a rat about. Then you get to see his wild side....

27 Jul 2012 1:12PM
Wonderful image, superb detail and colours, those eyes definitely hide the actual intent !!!!

Jasper87 Plus
7 1.9k 150 England
27 Jul 2012 1:23PM
Excellent detailed head shot, Lillian, but I'm leaning towards the whole shebang in v2 Smile The pose on the log and composition is very good.

CarolG Plus
11 199 20 Greece
27 Jul 2012 1:27PM
Wonderful detail, Lillian, she looks so innocent, but is proabably a bundle of fury when upset Smile. Carol
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
27 Jul 2012 1:42PM
A fine example of the Scottish wild cat, Lillian, captured with your customary care and expertise in both these shots, head portrait as well as the bigger picture.
Wonderful detail and just look at those eyes.......such finely marked irises.
27 Jul 2012 1:44PM
Quality that can only come from both photographer & your top notch equipment, Regards Paul.
Wowwww ....
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
27 Jul 2012 1:48PM
Beautiful markings and the EYES! wonderful contact! A great image of the wild cat!
tonyng Plus
7 10 2 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 2:27PM
V1 looks so domesticated and cute until I saw V2 - which has a linx-like appearance. Top image Lilian.
27 Jul 2012 2:28PM
Two wonderful shot ,Lillian.........GrinGrinGrin
Two lovely images Lillian. Particulary like V2, very good indeed Smile

8 10 10 England
27 Jul 2012 2:39PM
Both very good Lillian with lovely detail and a fine expression in V1.
graceland Plus
13 2.5k 2 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 3:03PM

EAS Plus
8 1 13 Scotland
27 Jul 2012 3:26PM
She is without doubt a beauty but of the "touch me not" variety given that look!

annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
27 Jul 2012 3:29PM
A purrfect shot, even if she is so wild.
Honestly, her eyes DO look like Elrond's but maybe that is because he is a maine coon. But he only turns wild when you try to put flea drops on him Smile
pamelajean Plus
11 1.0k 1987 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 3:48PM
Beautiful feline portrait, Lillian, with an expression that speaks of its wild nature in a way that only you could capture, but V2 is also wonderful, so no favourite.
Richsr Plus
10 91 223 England
27 Jul 2012 3:48PM
Like the expression and good details and tones in this Lillian
Regards Richard
SUE118 Plus
9 8 1 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 4:08PM
Isn't she beautiful and what a super coat, would love a cuddle but I probably wouldn't have much skin left.
mikbee Plus
10 3 8 Scotland
27 Jul 2012 4:08PM
Oh,--I have know quite a few Scottish wildcats Lillian.
Perhaps with not as much facial hair though !!
Good shots.
pluckyfilly Plus
11 351 33 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 4:12PM
.Sadly I can't view your v2 v1is an excellent pic
27 Jul 2012 4:13PM
V2 for me today Great set. Eric.
LynneJoyce Plus
9 20 99 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 4:35PM
Beautifully captured and composed. V2 for me too.
banehawi Plus
13 1.7k 3812 Canada
27 Jul 2012 4:58PM
Very detailed images Lillian, well done.

ChiliMan Plus
11 135 17 Singapore
27 Jul 2012 5:11PM
I was just thinking that the eyes are fascinating! Two super shots, Lillian, but V2 wins me over SmileSmile

SlowSong Plus
9 7.2k 30 England
27 Jul 2012 5:13PM
Oh my, what a beauty. Such gorgeous pictures.
27 Jul 2012 5:24PM
Two beautiful images Lillian. Lots of detail. Both are superb and I have no particular favourite
sable Plus
9 9 7 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 5:42PM
Two absolutely beautiful images I like them both xx
27 Jul 2012 6:18PM
Very well done for capturing these images Lillian, not a moggy to mess with.

John Smile
exposure Plus
13 5.3k England
27 Jul 2012 6:47PM
Two beautiful detailed images.
CaroleS Plus
7 433 3 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 7:09PM
Superb images Lillian, never ever mess with a mogget!!
Mike_Smith Plus
10 459 1 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 8:19PM
Thought she was a wild one her eyes are very different the detail is superb
Irishkate Plus
7 41 111 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 8:50PM
You can see more of the wildcat in V2.
Excellent study of the cat.
fentiger Plus
16 918 24 England
27 Jul 2012 9:33PM
What a stunning portrait. Great work!!

27 Jul 2012 10:27PM
That is some stare on that cat, Lovely capture, Peter..
helenlinda Plus
10 360 22 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 10:48PM
Those eyes are wonderful SmileSmile
Chinga Plus
7 3 1 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 11:36PM
Amazing capture, Hypnotic eyes... Wow!
goso Plus
11 2 1 Australia
28 Jul 2012 1:48AM
Xlent pics Lillian ...Bill
28 Jul 2012 7:33AM
Two very good captures
AnnChown Plus
8 203 1 United Kingdom
28 Jul 2012 8:04AM
A superb close up Lillian! Love v1 with those beautiful eyes.
vickyf Plus
12 8 8 United Kingdom
28 Jul 2012 9:47AM
Super, sharp images, Lilian.
28 Jul 2012 9:15PM

Brilliant capture
Glostopcat Plus
11 255 2 England
28 Jul 2012 9:52PM
A beautiful wild cat portrait, such wonderful detail in both the fur and the eyes
cassiecat Plus
9 39 46 England
29 Jul 2012 7:15PM
think v2 is my fav.lesley
29 Jul 2012 9:28PM
I tot I taw a puddy tat,
I did, scratched me bloody eyes out TongueGrin.
A true beauty here Lillian, but doesn't V2 show quite clearly she is not to be toyed with. Moira

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