Tiger facts

A tiger’s roar can be heard as far as 1.8 miles (3 km) away.

There are more tigers privately owned by U.S. citizens than in the wild worldwide.

One tiger alone killed 430 people in Nepal and India in the 19th century.

The tiger’s stripes are not only found on their fur, but also on their skin.

Cats share 95.6% of their DNA with tigers.

The stripes on each tiger are unique, like human fingerprints.

There are more Siberian tigers living in captivity than in their native habitat.

Tigers are the only predators known to regularly prey on adult bears.

Contrary to popular belief, there are no wild tigers in Africa. Only in Asia.

Cats, from lions and tigers right down to domestic felines, cannot taste anything sweet.

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