*A group of tigers is called a 'streak'.
*Top speed for a tiger is in the range of about 34 miles per hour.
*Tigers have two noses! A secondary scent gland called 'Jacobson's organ' is located in the tigers mouth. It is used in assisting the animals in identifying other scents.
*Being excellent swimmers, this gives them ties to all the energies and mystical qualities so often associated with water.
*The traditional black and gold/orange patterning links the tiger to the mysticism surrounding the new and full moons.