Tigers are the largest big cats. They weigh 580 pounds (average male) 310 pounds (average female) with a length of 250 to 390 cm in males and 200 to 275 cm in females.
The base colour of a Tiger’s coat ranges from a dark rusty/orange to a lighter yellow/orange and they have dark vertical stripes that are unique to each individual. Their underside and parts of their face are cream/white in colour. The colour of eachÂ subspeciesÂ of Tiger differs depending on their location, the Siberian Tiger tends to be lighter in colour with less bold stripes while the bengal tiger has a strong orange colouration with bold, dark stripes. Continue Reading