Find out more about your favourite big cat.
Male tigers can weigh up to 300kg, the same as 10 average 10 year old children!
Tigers can live up to 15 years in the wild.
The Amur tiger is the largest and can be up to 3m long - nose to tip of tail!
Tigers can live in many habitats: from tropical forests, grasslands and woodlands to mangrove swamps. Their territory once reached from Turkey to China.
A tiger's stripes are like a human fingerprint, no two have the same!
Most tigers have over 100 stripes.
Tigers are not picky eaters - they prey on birds, buffalo and even spiky porcupines. Wild boar are their favourite!
Tigers are killed by humans for their fur, bones and organs, even though it is illegal to kill a wild tiger.