Panthera tigris altaica - TIGER
$120.00 per month
Romeo became a member of the Cat Tales family after He and his sister Juliet and their parents, Sampson and Deliah were rescued in 2007. They are all Siberian Tigers.
The Amur Tiger (Panthera tigris altaica) is a rare subspecies of tiger. Also known as the Siberian Tiger, The most recent estimates place the number less than 350 remaining in the wild, with 95% of these in the Russian Far East. The three primary threats to these greatest of cats is: 1) habitat loss from intensive logging and development; 2) depletion of the prey base; and, 3) poaching of the tigers themselves.