Lions are one of the largest members of the cat family. Because of their unique physical features, lions are known as the "king of beasts." More »

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One cool fact about lions is that they are the most social among all the big cats. They live together in a group called a pride, which is a family unit usually comprised of up to 15 members, including up to three males, ... More »

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White lions are native only to the Timbavati region of South Africa. They are not albinos; instead, their white color is due to a recessive trait from a lesser mutation in the same gene that creates albinism. White lions... More »

Bengal tigers are among the largest members of the cat family, weighing between 240 and 500 pounds. They are native to India. Bengal tigers are the most common tiger in the world, but they are critically endangered, as a... More »

The tiger is the largest member of the cat family, growing as long as 11 feet and weighing as much as 660 pounds. Most tigers have thick, reddish coats with black, brown or gray stripes. The stripe patterns are unique to... More »

Bengal tigers are the largest species of the cat family, are carnivorous nocturnal hunters and are primarily located in India. They may also be called royal Bengal tigers or Indian tigers. More »

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The lion is the second-largest member of the cat family, growing to a height of about 4 feet, a length of 5 to 8 feet and a weight of between 330 and 500 pounds. Female lions are generally smaller, but do most of the hun... More »

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