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Bengal Tigers, Cougar Mountain Zoo, Issaquah, WA
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The Cougar Mountain Zoo in Issaquah, Washington was founded in 1972 and is located on a north facing slope of Cougar Mountain overlooking Lake Sammamish to a view of the Cascade Mountains. The primary focus of the zoo is endangered species and education. It’s a small zoo where you can get up close to the animals. They have four Bengal Tigers, two of which are white and black. The tigers have access to a much bigger area than the enclosure in this photo, where they can roam more freely. The Bengal Tiger is the only one of the six existing tiger subspecies that occurs in different color variations in the wild. Native to India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and Burma the Bengal Tiger is classified as critically endangered in its natural habitat. To find out more visit the zoo’s website: http://www.cougarmountainzoo.org

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