Lions, Tigers, and Cheetahs, Oh My: Big Cats in Trees (Slideshow)


Photo via Abundance Secrets

House cats love to climb -- onto banisters, scrambling up curtains, across your shoulders -- but they're not the only felines with a passion for heights: Nature's biggest cats, the forests' most dangerous predators, also appreciate the safety and comfort of a high vantage point.

These lions, tigers, jaguars, cheetahs in trees remind you of the importance of looking up on your next safari or trip into a big cat's habitat.

Tags: Animals | Cats | Conservation | Endangered Species