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A crown jewel in Tinder currency is the wild animal photo. Guys who use the dating app know that many respond to the double whammy of a cute man with an adorable and exotic animal, leading to countless tiger selfies and panda shenanigans.
Who knew so many people have walked on the wild side?
But it isn't just the average Joe who sees an exotic animal and thinks: "I need to get a selfie with that" — celebrities are suckers for these photos, too. In celebration of Sexiest Man Alive, we've rounded some of the celebrity creature feature photos that would also make perfect Tinder profile pics.
Exhibit A: Before Justin Timberlake became a dad, he was practicing his baby-raising skills on animals the world over.
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Although you can't see it in this shot, Haynes's towering photo buddy is giving the camera great duck face.
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Oh Kevin, what a big cat you have!
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Just two dudes relaxing after a long day on their feet.
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Lutz happily finds himself in the midst of a lion cuddle puddle on a trip to Mexico's Black Jaguar White Tiger Foundation, and our hearts will never be the same.
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The Aussie always makes time to hang out with his local fans.
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What's your fantasy? After seeing this photo, feeding a big cat from a little bottle is definitely one of them.
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Already a proud papa to several rescue pets, Somerhadler still finds time to meet and protect new friends.
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