The white tiger lives in the southeastern part of Asia, including Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh, as well as in various parts of India. White tiger habitats range from tropical forests and jungles to mangrove swamps.
To survive, white tigers need an area of at least 20 square miles and a sufficient supply of prey and fresh water. This large predator is typically a solitary animal, and the males of the species usually mark their territories by urinating or scratching the trees with their claws.
The white tiger is a Bengal tiger. Out of around 8,000 tigers that live in the wild, only 2,000 of them are Bengal tigers. Currently, all known white Bengal tigers live in captivity.Learn More
In the wild, tigers live eight to 10 years, although some live for 15 or 20 years. In captivity, they live as long as 26 years.Full Answer >
A tiger lives most of its life alone in its personal territory, staying in a den during the day and hunting large prey animals at night for food. During mating season, tigers meet only briefly to mate. The female raises her cubs alone.Full Answer >
Tigers live in Asia, which is where their natural habitats are. They are most likely found in the swamps, grasslands and rain forests of Southeast Asia, China, Korea and Russia.Full Answer >
White tigers are carnivores and, in the wild, they often feed on large mammals, such as wild boar, buffalo and deer. Depending upon what is available in a particular area, white tigers may also prey on smaller animals, such as fish and monkeys.Full Answer >