Amur tigers are the largest of all tigers, as well as the largest of all of cats (including lions). Males will often reach lengths of 6 - 9 feet. They often weigh between 300 - 600 pounds, but can weigh as much as 700 pounds or more.
Amur tigers, also known as Siberian tigers, are located in northeast China, eastern Russia and parts of North Korea. This region is called the Amur Region, named after the Amur River which forms a small portion of the eastern border between China and Russia.