A rare peek into the lives of tiger cubs, from birth to first steps and first swim. Did you know that all tigers (an endangered species) have a unique set of stripes, like fingerprints? Or that their tongues are so rough, they could lick paint off a house?
There are How Many Types of Tigers?
Learn about the many different species of tigers and which ones are now extinct.
There's MORE to the story. Discover the inspirations, see the artifacts and meet the experts of the Smithsonian Institution.
Interested in Tigers? Learn more at the Smithsonian National Zoo.
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