Tiger features a long body with black and white stripes on their body, sharp teeth but short neck while cheetah is tan in color and their body is covered with black spots, blessed with excellent eyesight during the day to catch its prey.

As you finish reading this article, you will identify all the differences of these mammals.

Types of tigers:

  1. Bengal
  2. Caspian
  3. Javan
  4. Malayan
  5. Siberian
  6. Indochinese
  7. Bali
  8. South China

Types of Cheetah

  1. Northwest African
  2. Acinonys Jubatux Velox
  3. Acinonyx Jubatus Raineyii
  4. Asiatic
  5. South African


A person cannot possibly carry a tiger since it’s duly heavy 306kg while cheetah is lighter with 35 to 65kgs only.


Eye sight

Tigers are indeed a strong wild animal that can hunt its prey even at the darkest hour of the night while there are still cheetahs that can hunt any time they want but some of them have poor eyesight while hunting for their food at night.


Cheetah can only swallow animals like impalas, wildebeest calves and gazelles, the tiger is stronger enough to kill and make the following animals to be its prey:

  1. Wild pigs
  2. Ambar deer
  3. Water buffalo
  4. Dogs
  5. Leopards
  6. Crocodile
  7. Phytons

Daily Cleaning Routine

Cheetah mainly uses their paws to clean entirely themselves and lick their fur while the tiger does the latter by using their tongue to remove dirt from their fur. The main reason why they use their tongues to clean is that they’re tongues has oils that secreted from their glands.

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