Bens Bengal Tiger Paragraph

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  • 1. The Bright Bengal Tiger By: Ben Novotny

2. Bengal tigers are rare to find

  • Bengal tigers have cream - colored fur, chocolate colored stripes, and blue eyes
  • They are 2 and a half to 3 feet paw to head
  • They are 6.3 to 7.3 feet long
  • None of them have the same stripe patterns
  • The species is called Panther Tigris

3. These are some pictures of a Bengal tiger 4. Their habitat is pretty hot

  • The Bengal tiger lives in places that are 78 degrees in the winter and 91to 96 degrees in the summer
  • They live in India, Bhutan, and Bangladesh
  • These places are in Asia and touching
  • They live at zoos, in preserves, and in the wild

5. The Bengal tiger sleeps very long.

  • This tiger eats pigs, buffalo, deer, and antelope
  • It sleeps up to 18 hours a day
  • The Bengal tiger hunts for its food
  • It hunts during the night - time
  • These tigers have sharp teeth for eating meat, they can swim to catch water buffalo, and have great night vision for night hunting.
  • These animals are on the top of the food chain.

6. Bengal tigers have long gestation periods (time till cub is born).

  • It takes 100 to 119 days for a cub to be born
  • The name of the male Bengal tiger is tiger
  • The name of a female Bengal tiger is tigris
  • The baby Bengal tiger is called a cub
  • They live 8 to 10 years

7. Bengal tigers have lots of enemies.

  • Almost all their enemies are us
  • They are endangered
  • We should protect them
  • Their enemies are hunters, pest control, Chinese medicine makers, cheetahs, leopards, and other tigers
  • There are laws toprotect them,though
  • The law is the endangered species law of 1973

8. These tigers are amazing!

  • They are born blind
  • They can eat more than our weight in one more meal
  • Their roar can be heard up to 2 miles

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