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How long does it take for a baby tiger to form in the womb?

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The average gestation period of a tiger is 103 to 105 days. Newborn cubs are born with their eyes and ears closed and must be cared for by their mothers.

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How long does it take for a baby tiger to form in the womb?
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Tiger cubs can see and hear by 2 weeks of age but continue to nurse until they are about 3 months old, although they begin eating solid food at 2 months. At 2 months old, they are mobile enough to follow their mothers for short distances. They begin learning to hunt when 5 to 6 months old and can hunt for themselves when 11 months old, although they stay with their mothers until they are at least 18 months old.

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