Why are white tigers endangered??

why are white tigers endangered

All white tigers have blue eyes

Of the 5,000 - 7,400 tigers left, 200 are white tigers

They are pretty good swimmers

Night vision is 6x better than a humans

In the last 100 years, only 12 white tigers have been spotted in the wild

The last seen white tiger in the wild was in 1959

July 29th is Global Tiger Day

They often feed on large mammals, such as wild boar, buffalo and deer. Depending upon what is available in a particular area, white tigers may also prey on smaller animals, such as fish and monkeys. They can eat up to 40 pounds at one time.White tigers are solitary animals, which means they are on their own. When cubs are born they will stay with their mother for 2 to 3 years while she teaches them everything and become full grone. Another reason these animals are close to being extinct is because hunters kill them for their precious beautiful fur.

Tigers can reach a length of up to 3.3 metres (11 feet) and weigh as much as 300 kilograms (660 pounds).

Subspecies of the tiger include the Sumatran Tiger, Siberian Tiger, Bengal Tiger, South China Tiger, Malayan Tiger and Indochinese Tiger.

Many subspecies of the tiger are either endangered or already extinct. Humans are the primary cause of this through hunting and the destruction of habitats.

Around half of tiger cubs don’t live beyond two years of age.

Tiger cubs leave their mother when they are around 2 years of age.

A group of tigers is known as an ‘ambush’ or ‘streak’.

Tigers are good swimmers and can swim up to 6 kilometres.

Rare white tigers carry a gene that is only present in around 1 in every 10000 tigers.

Tigers usually hunt alone at night time.

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Tigers have been known to reach speeds up to 65 kph (40 mph).

Less than 10% of hunts end successfully for tigers

Tigers can easily jump over 5 metres in length.

Various tiger subspecies are the national animals of Bangladesh, India, North Korea, South Korea and Malaysia.

There are more tigers held privately as pets than there are in the wild.

they are all good hiders.

White tigers are adapted with their white body and gray stripes. This helps them hide and be camouflaged in long grass or in snow, to stay away from predators.

I thank that white tigers are vicious because they can be hungry or they thank you are going to kill them because their are only about 200 hundred left in the in tier world


What is a white tigers history

White tigers occurred regally in the wild - they grow adulthood shrived and dread in the wild They were rarer than orange tigers, yet there are literally dozens of reputable records of white tigers in the wilds of India over the last 200 years.

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