From house cats to wild cats, tiger relatives around the world are graceful, curious and fierce. Explore the world of felines as you learn which ones can purr, which are the fastest, and if they really have nine lives. Learn about people born in the Year of the Tiger while enjoying some of the fun customs of Chinese New Year.
Starting February 1, 2022 and lasting until January 23, 2023, the Year of the Tiger honors the animal known as the king of all beasts in China. The zodiac sign Tiger is a symbol of strength, exorcising evils, and braveness. Many Chinese kids wear hats or shoes with a tiger image of for good luck. The 12 zodiac animals are, in order: Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Goat, Monkey, Rooster, Dog, and Pig.