According to the Smithsonian National Zoo - Lions and tigers are closely related. If you shaved them you would not be able to tell them apart because their body structure is so alike.
Lions and Tigers and Bears and More!
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One of the greatest compliments I ever received was when I was asked how I can photograph ferocious, large carnivores and make them look cuddly. I realized that it was because that is how I see them.