Tiger Tattoo Design
Tattoo design is becoming a
very popular choice because of
the endangered status
of the tiger.
the turn of the century there were more than 100,000 tigers in Asia. Now
less than 5,000.
Unless we get the public to support tiger conservation, our efforts
fail." - Whitney Tilt, Director of Conservation, National Fish and
endangered tigers. Ongoing Save-the-Tiger efforts have been implemented
worldwide. The fundraising efforts are geared toward anti-poaching,
conflict mitigation, education and habitat management work. Some
emphatic about communicating
their message of the importance of keeping the tigers alive.
is a symbol of strength and power. Its image often inspires fear and
and Roy have definitely been a catalyst in the tiger awareness. Their
have shown thousands
of audience members how respected the big cats should be.
after the ill-fated
attack in 2003, the
duo asserted that it was an unfortunate accident – in which
trying to help Roy. Roy is now
and the incident did
not leave a permanent blemish on the reputation of tigers.
the tiger remains a popular tattoo design. Known for
allure, the tiger is full of vigor, passion and courage. The person who
get a tiger for a tattoo also can identify personally with the
of the large cat. Because the tiger is recognized for its strength, the
muscle is a trendy location for the art work.
golden and black colors provide a brilliant design to keep the message
endangered species highly visible. In addition to the radiant stripes
teeth, other colors can be added to a tiger tattoo. Jungle backgrounds
green trees or ruby sunsets can offset the magnificent body of the
and courageous is one theme the tiger portrays, there is also a softer
companies, cartoons and movies depict a friendlier, cuter tiger.
the Tiger, Winnie the Pooh's Tigger, Calvin and Hobbes, Ice Age, and
Tail all have a friendly tiger in common. All
of these characters have also been used as
cuddly tattoo designs
the reasoning is conservation of the endangered animal, to signify
and fearlessness or because of their adorable, frolicking nature
– consider the
versatile tiger as a formidable tattoo design.