Photo of the Day

21 Jun
Luke Hunter/Panthera

Enjoy our photo of the day of a jaguar swimming in the Brazilian Pantanal, taken by Panthera's President, Dr. Luke Hunter. Did u know that jaguars are very strong swimmers and have been known to swim the Panama Canal?

Learn more about jaguars in the Pantanal.

Check out Panthera's Jaguar Fact Sheet.

Learn more about Panthera’s Pantanal Jaguar Project.

See more wild cat photos on our Photo page and on Flickr.

19 Jun
Christine Breitenmoser

A photo of Panthera President, Dr. Luke Hunter, with a 3.5 week old lynx kitten taken this morning in the Swiss Alps! Dr. Hunter visited the den of a female lynx collared by Panthera Cat Advisory Council members, Urs and Christine Breitenmoser, to better understand lynx litter size, survival rates and more to better conserve the species.

Learn more about the Breitenmosers, who chair the IUCN Cat Specialist Group.

See more wild cat photos on our Photo page and on Flickr.

07 Jun
Craig Taylor

Enjoy our photo of the day of an adorable lion cub in Davison Camp, Zimbabwe, who seems to be thinking "Hmmm…what should I do today?" Can you think of a better caption for this little guy? Send us your captions on Panthera's Facebook page

Learn how Panthera is working across Africa to protect and increase the world’s remaining wild lion populations through Project Leonardo.

See more wild cat photos on our Photo page and on Flickr.

24 May
Bivash Pandav/WII/Panthera

Enjoy our photo of the day of a rare camera trap photo of a wild tiger chasing a porcupine in the Indian Terai. This might not end well for either of them! See this image featured as our Photo of the Month in Panthera's May Newsletter.

Learn more about Panthera's tiger conservation initiatives through the Tigers Forever Program

See more wild cat photos on our Photo page and on Flickr.

22 May
Craig Taylor

Enjoy our photo of the day of a leopard resting in a tree in Botswana’s Mombo Concession. These beautiful big cats are adept climbers and often hoist prey up trees to avoid kleptoparasitism, when animals steal prey or food from another.

Learn more cool facts about the leopard and how Panthera is working to protect them through the Munyawana Leopard Project.

See more wild cat photos on our Photo page and on Flickr.

17 May
Patrick Meier

Enjoy our photo of the day of three cuddly cheetahs in northern Botswana's Kwara Concession, taken by Panthera partner photographer, Patrick Meier! Learn about the work of Panthera and our partners in Iran to save the African cheetah's cousin - the Asiatic cheetah - through the Iranian Cheetah Project.

See more of Patrick Meier's beautiful photography including tigers, lions and jaguars on his website: www.mywilderness.net

See more wild cat photos on our Photo page and on Flickr.

15 May
Steve Winter/National Geographic

Can you spot the tiger cub in our photo of the day taken by Panthera's Media Director, Steve Winter, in Bandhavgarh National Park, India? This gorgeous photo and more of Steve's tiger photography is featured in a new National Geographic book entitled, 'Tigers Forever: Saving the World's Most Endangered Big Cat.'

Pre-order your copy of 'Tigers Forever: Saving the World's Most Endangered Big Cat.'

Learn more about Panthera's Tigers Forever Program

See more wild cat photos on our Photo page and on Flickr.