We think we can speak for many people when we say most of us would not want a tiger in our home.

Besides the obvious legal barriers for owning a pet tiger, we imagine they would drain your bank account with those cat food charges,

 they would probably need their own bedroom, and we'd be too fearful to sleep at night with a tiger sleeping next door

 But tigers really are beautiful.

Their poise and grace are mesmerizing so it’s understandable why the look of them may be appealing.

These cat breeds look just like tigers all while being safe to have in your home

 After you read about these amazing cats that look like tigers, read up on these rare cat breeds you probably didn’t know about.