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All White Tigers Are Cross Eyed, Even If Their Eyes Look Normal Due to Severe Inbreeding. photo by Olaf Dziallas

A tiger is born with white coloring as a result of a mutation from the recessive gene of a Bengal tiger. Interestingly, a white tiger tends to be larger than common orange-colored tigers, which possess normal genes. Estimations show that white tigers occur about once in 15,000 Bengal tiger births.

A tiger is born with white coloring as a result of a mutation from the recessive gene of a Bengal tiger. Interestingly, a white tiger tends to be larger than common.

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Facts about White Tiger: Siberian Tiger is the biggest cat in the world reaching a size of 650 lbs. They can jump 30 feet in a single leap. Tigers are the only big cats that enjoy going into water. There are only about 200 white tigers left in the world. The last spotting of a White Bengal Tiger in the wild was in central India in 1951.

There's an ancient Chinese myth that says that once a tiger reaches the age of his fur turns white.

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