The big cat used its canines to take down prey 2 million years ago.
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Conservation efforts like captive breeding programs are helping tigers avoid extinction. Will tigers survive?
The beautiful and regal tiger (Panthera tigris) has nine current subspecies, three of which are extinct. Here are the six species that remain.
Despite many a misconception, tigers have never lived in Africa. Life's Little Mysteries explains why where the wild things really are.
Keeping tabs on the iconic cats dwindling numbers is vital if the endangered species is to be saved.