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A baby Siberian tiger weighs approximately 2 pounds. After a gestation period of three to four months, females give birth to litters of up to five cubs. They are born blind and rely on their mothers for the first 18 mont... More »

All tigers are carnivorous, and their diet consists mostly of animals weighing about 45 pounds or more. It is estimated that tigers kill about 50 deer-sized animals a year, or about one a week. Because they may not make ... More »

A male tiger is referred to simply as a tiger, according to InfoPlease.com. A female tiger is known as a tigress, and a baby tiger is called a cub or whelp, regardless of gender. A group of tigers, whether male, female o... More »

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Siberian tigers, also known as Amur tigers, were almost made extinct by hunting and remain endangered due to poaching and habitat destruction. Black markets fuel the problem, since they are prized for use in traditional ... More »

The life span of Siberian tigers varies depending on whether they are raised in captivity or live in the wild; wild Siberian tigers can live to be 10 to 15 years old, while those raised in captivity can live to be 20. Ma... More »

The Siberian tiger and the Bengal tiger are the two largest tiger species in the world, although the Siberian tiger grows slightly larger. Both species are carnivores, but because they live in different habitats in diffe... More »

A baby tiger is called a cub. Tigers give birth, on average, every 2 to 2.5 years, with each litter containing two to three cubs. Tigers are considered endangered, with a worldwide population of approximately 3,200. More »