Tigers (Panthera tigris) are mammals of the Felidae family, one of four "big cats" that belong to the Panthera genus, and the largest of all cats, living or extinct. Tigers are predatory carnivores. Most tigers live in forests and...
Tigers are apex predators, primarily preying on ungulates such as deer and
bovids. They are territorial and generally solitary but social animals, often
There were once nine subspecies of tigers: Bengal, Siberian, Indochinese, South
Chinese, Sumatran, .... Browse all of our animal and landscape fact sheets.
Tigers wait until dark to hunt. The tiger sprints to an unsuspecting animal, usually
pulling it off its feet with its teeth and claws. If the prey animal is large, the tiger ...
What can we learn from the striped big cat? The tiger
is my favorite wild animal
, and also a personal totem of mine. More »
The beautiful, striped coat and that powerful, mesmerizing gaze make the tiger
one of the world's most revered animals. It's a reverence that's mixed with a bit of
The tiger is the largest feline in the world, with the tiger growing to around 2.5
metres in length. The tiger is the most powerful of all the big cats, and is native to
Oct 3, 2014 ... To kill their prey, tigers will clamp down on the animal's neck with their jaws and
suffocate the animal. Though tigers are fierce hunters, they are ...
The tiger grabs the animal in its forepaws, brings it to the ground, and finally kills
the animal with a bite to the neck or throat. After dragging the carcass to a ...
Facts about tigers. Tigers are the largest members of the cat family and are
renowned for their power and strength. The tiger is capable of killing animals