Thursday, 8 March 2018
A lion attacked a five-year-old Saudi girl during the Jeddah Spring Festival after cornering her inside a cage full of panicked children. The lion’s trainer, Faisal Assiry, told Al Arabiya that the animal was attracted by the girl’s yellow butterfly hairclip, and did not bite her or harm her in any way like some people thought after watching the video. The video shows many panicked children running from the lion inside the cage. Assiry added that the children were playing with the ...
Saturday, 17 June 2017
A Pakistani man who took his pet lioness for a ride in the back of a pickup truck was charged with public harassment Thursday after footage from startled bystanders went viral. In the video posted on social media, the big cat can be seen reclining in the bed of the truck, a paw lolling over the ledge and seemingly unfazed by the heavy traffic inching through a chaotic street in the city of Karachi. Pedestrians jostling through the cars stumble into clawing ranging but the lion which is wearing a ...
Friday, 10 March 2017
In the late hours of Thursday evening, a video showing a lion roaming the streets of the Saudi city of Riyadh. In the video, the lion is seen on the road sitting silently as cars drive by. One twitter user commented: “we have been real Simba” in reference to the famous Lion King Disney movie.
Monday, 16 January 2017
The lions were fed poisoned meat at a game lodge in Limpopo province before they were mutilated
Thursday, 1 December 2016
An Egyptian lion tamer has been killed during a circus performance in Alexandria, northern Egypt by one of the big cats weighing 200kg
Sunday, 19 June 2016
Summoned by the sound of screams, a Colorado woman raced to her front yard to find a terrifying sight: the animal was hunched over her 5-year-old son
Friday, 22 January 2016
The lion that escaped its owner's home was captured by authorities
Monday, 17 August 2015
Audiences were stunned when Egyptian circus performer fed a lion using a blade between his teeth
Monday, 3 August 2015
Zimbabwe has accused a Pennsylvania doctor of illegally killing a lion in April
Sunday, 2 August 2015
A picture of the Zimbabwean lion killed by American hunter is projected onto Empire State Building