Animal Species

Amur Tiger
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Amur tigers are excellent swimmers and can eat up to 100 pounds of meat in one sitting! They have longer canine teeth than any other predator!

Sponsors
Scott & Terry; Henry, Quinn and Nolan Lang; Seaway Window & The Goodrich Family; John & Rebecca Sixt; Peggy & Gerry Trichel; Don & Alice Mountjoy; Brooke & Morgan Smith; Jay & Mona Kang; Farrah Edwards; Jim & Coral Zimmer; Ruth Bumbera; The Kuehn Family
Habitat
Fall and Winter: taiga forests. Summer: Floodplain forests along the Russian / China border
Weight
Females: 200-400 pounds; Males: up to 650 pounds
Lifespan
15-20 years
Diet
Red deer, wild boar, small game
Reproduction
2-4 cubs born after 100 days. Females teach their cubs to hunt and survive in the wild for the first 2 years of life.
Conservation Status
Endangered
Threats
habitat loss, inadequate prey, poaching