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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 »

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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 »

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Siberian tigers are on the endangered list and their numbers, while currently stable, have declined because of poaching and loss of habitat. The poaching is done to procure body parts, typically used in Chinese medicine.... More »

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Siberian tigers are on the endangered list and their numbers, while currently stable, have declined because of poaching and loss of habitat. The poaching is done to procure body parts, typically used in Chinese medicine.... More »

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The habitat of Siberian tigers ranges from the birch forests of eastern Russia to China and North Korea, although the majority of the population is located in Russia. It is estimated that there are 400 to 500 Siberian ti... More »

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Tigers are endangered because of climate change, loss of habitat and poaching. Most of the reasons tigers are on the endangered species list are tied to human interference. The overall combined population of all five tig... More »

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Siberian tigers are large four-legged cats that are noted for their tawny red coats that feature a pattern of black stripes. Their necks, parts of their faces and their underparts are cream colored or white. Their ears a... More »

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