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Indonesian island of Sumatra

Sumatran Tiger

Tigers typically live and hunt alone. On average a tiger must kill once every eight days. A female with growing cubs may kill every five to six days.

The Sumatran is the smallest subspecies of tiger. There are fewer than 500 of these beautiful cats left in the wild.

HABITATMountain or lowland forests and mangrove swamps
DIETWild pig, tapir, deer, monkeys, birds, frogs and fish
LIFE Expectancy10-15 years

Fun Fact
If a human baby weighed 7 pounds at birth and grew at the same rate as a caterpillar it would weigh 189,000 pounds when fully grown.
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