Male tigers usually weigh from 220 to 675 pounds; female tigers weigh from 200 to 368 pounds. A male Siberian tiger shot in 1950 reportedly weighed 847 pounds. More »

Tiger sharks will eat almost anything, such as stingrays, birds, sea snakes and seals, as they are scavengers in the ocean and are equipped with serrated razor-sharp teeth that enable them to break sea turtle shells as w... More »

Suggested male tiger names include Stripes, Neptune, Zeus, Nero, Octavius, Bombay, Burma, Nepal, Sahib, Rama (which means "King"), Ramu, Ravi ("Sun" in HIndi), Shiva (a Hindu god), Shardui ("Tiger" in Hindi), Sangha ("No... More »

Despite their large size of up to 550 pounds, Bengal tigers move gracefully due to their powerful leg and shoulder muscles. Because their hind legs are longer than their front legs, they are able to leap upon their prey.... More »

Tigers grow up to 3.5 feet tall at the shoulder, and the largest, Siberian tigers, weigh over 675 pounds. Male Siberian tigers are bigger than their female counterparts as well as Sumatran tigers, which only grow to be 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 »

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 »