The Tiger

By:DaMond Hawley

About the Tiger

The tiger is found in Asia, is the most powerful living cat species on the earth and the largest and heaviest living of the cats in the world. Tigers usually eat deer, wild boar, wild cattle and even young rhinos and elephants.

Tigers Endangerd

The tigers have reduced their population from over 100,000 in the 1900s to less than 4,000 in the 1970. About 80 years ago they found that there were 9 different types of tigers, today we only have 6 because 3 of those species went extinct, that is one every 20 years.

Facts

  • The Tigers scientific name is Panthera tigris
  • They live up to 26 years old
  • It is a mitoses animal