Two Amur (or Siberian) tiger cubs and mother Marta went on display at the Toledo Zoo in Ohio. The cubs were born on September 26, 2011.
Amur tigers are the largest subspecies of tiger, averaging about 3.3 m (11 ft.) in length, with a tail measuring 1 m (3 ft.). Adult male tigers can weigh up to 320 kg (700 lb.), while female tigers are significantly smaller, weighing up to 180 kg (400 lb.).
To learn more about Amur tigers, see Animal Fact Guide’s article Siberian Tiger.
To learn more about the Amur tiger cubs, see NorthwestOhio.com.