Tara is a tiger. She did not open her eyes for nine day. She did not like her first bath. She had a checkup at the vet's office. The lights there were very scary.
Mary is the baby zoo trainer. She takes the tiger home at night. Tara drinks warm milk. As Tara gets older she goes with a new trainer, Lynn. Lynne teaches Tara what she can and can not do when she gets older.
Tara joins the grownup tigers when she is 9 months old. Tara is old enough to eat raw meat. She is big and strong. Tara is big enough to go outdoors. She naps under leafy, shady trees and plays in the water.