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Best Tiger Poems

Below are the all-time best Tiger poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of tiger poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member Tiger In the Sea
I thought I had hooked the world’s largest grouper
After struggling for hours, I was still reeling
Refused help from a friend; I was a trooper
Somehow I...

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Categories: adventure, animals, seame, tiger,
Form: Rispetto

Premium Member Tiger In a Cage
Tiger in a Cage (a stab at men)

Like a caged tiger.
You do not know what is in my den?
There is no worse feeling than the...

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Categories: tiger, abuse, animal, boyfriend, emotions,
Form: Dramatic Verse
The Tiger and the Dove
The tiger, majestic and proud
Fearless, strong and solitary
A predator by nature
Domineering yet wary

The dove, gentle and harmonious
Passive and apprehensive
A free spirit by nature
But always on...

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Categories: devotion, friendship, love, tiger,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Pet Tiger
My Pet Tiger

      I took my pet tiger to my doctor
      Because it had a...

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Categories: humor, pets, tiger,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Walking My Tiger Home
Walking my Tiger home, if only I had known
in the small print of the sale there was a claws
in a nutshell it was leading to...

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© Viv Wigley  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: animal, humor, tiger,
Form: Rhyme

Tiger Tableau
Tiger Tableau

Six shots rang out loud
Woke the jungle calm
My trained tiger hit
Landed on me hard
Good thing I am fat
We both could have died

10/16/14  Earl...

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Categories: tiger, adventure, animal, conflict, pets,
Form: Verse
Tiger Woods Complete Long Version
Tiger Woods
    By Victoria Anderson-Throop

What a hero-- Tiger Woods--
He sells golf and sporting goods.
Chases ladies in the night
Tells kids not to curse...

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Categories: satire, tiger,
Form: Rhyme
Caged Tiger
Amid the chaos
Amid the storm

The dark clouds were adorned
By a  dome of seven shades

And a silence prevailed
A stillness was proclaimed

The leaves, the petals stood...

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Categories: freedom, nature, tiger,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Tiger
Threatened national beast*,
Tawny coat with black stripes,
Teeth sharp and agile feet,
Totally strong and brave,
Targets small animals,
Tracks, tackles, tears, and tastes,
Triumphant growl is heard.

15th March 2022


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Categories: animal, tiger,
Form: Pleiades
Save the Tiger
Save the glory,save the pride,
Save India 's Tigers, save the indigenous wild. 
Save the unearthly beauty, save the exquisite roar.
Save the Royals by the Sunderbans'...

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Categories: tiger, animal, community, earth, humanity,
Form: Rhyme
Sumatran Tiger
Through the forests of Sumatra
Through the dark and sweaty jungle
Proud and fearless pads the tiger
Pads through bamboo, palm, liana
Powerfully swims across the water
Webbed feet pounding...

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© Mike Jones  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: animal, education, environment, tiger,
Form: Blank verse
The Royal Bengal Tiger
Tiger Tiger, your eyes are bright,
In the forest of Shundarban at night;
You have sharp paws and eyes,
You get stronger at night for preys.
When the moon...

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Categories: tiger, adventure, animal, beauty, environment,
Form: Classicism
Premium Member My Spirit Animal Is a Zoo
Beware the morning tiger
Before his first coffee
     Look out for the afternoon lizard:
     Ectotherm on the sidewalk...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: animal, tiger,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Taming Tigers
Someday I'll get this sonnet writing right.
Sure, I can count ten syllables and rhyme,
then set my flock of metaphors to flight
and spin ten-dollar words from...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: poetry, tiger, writing,
Form: Sonnet
The Tigress' Mark
She prowls the night
with clenched jaw and pride,
nothing able to smite
her remorseless stride.

The ominous reflection of moon 
shines forth from devouring eyes
of a nocturnal beauty...

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Categories: tiger, allegory, animal, beauty, betrayal,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Big Jungle Skat - Tribute Limerick
There's a ravenous rhymer named SKAT
who prowls prose like a big jungle cat
Check your door cuz she might
(if she likes what you write)
leave a word...

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Categories: tiger, animal, appreciation, cat, thank
Form: Limerick
A Fabulous Beast
I met a fabulous beast today,
I met him in a zoo.
I was looking at a tiger,
And he was looking too.

Such strength and dreadful power
He carried...

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© Gary Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: prison, strength, tiger,
Form: Rhyme
Casarah Nance
Intense lover turned
Dedicated mother
Outstanding energetic passionate writer
I try to out do her
But she does it way better
Truly her pen is a endless
Ink spilling musical feather

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Categories: art, celebrity, star, tiger,
Form: Rhyme
Come and live with me,come and walk with me.

Come and dance with me,come and laugh with me.

Come and talk to me,come and take my hand.


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Categories: tiger,
Form: Free verse
The Call
Oh, who do you call,
My beautiful one?

Rising in iridescent splendor
In the dark side of light against the creeping dawn.

A mourning cry to follow ere the...

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© Jean Bush  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tiger, adventure, africa, animal, cat,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Tigers
Through the jungle the tiger moves silently
Like a ghost moving through the trees
 It stalks  its  prey with ease
Then pounces  with deadly...

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© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tiger,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Day In the Life
in India’s heat
the spoors of a lone creature. . . 
leading to water

in a shallow pool
the solitary beast bathes. . . 
sun pours down golden


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Categories: tiger,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member
but no monies
I spent it all on honies

sad times...

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© Ur Mom  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tiger, betrayal, green, hate, heartbreak,
Form: Tail-rhyme
The Hamster
with apologies to William Blake

Hamster! Hamster! Spinning 'round
As the chimes of midnight sound,
Must you run that wheel so late
When I'd rather take sleep's bait?

Your actions...

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Categories: tiger, animal, funny, night, parody,
Form: Verse
La Belle Et La Bête (Beauty and the Beast)
The sweet neck of her life came adorned with dazzling jewels of the ages;
jewels imbued with holy virtues, long before she was born.
She rose, alone,...

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Categories: tiger, allegoryprayer, sea, life, passion,
Form: Narrative