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Jacob’s Story: Saving an Injured Lion in Uganda
Jacob’s Story: Saving an Injured Lion in Uganda

This piece comes to us from Simon Nampindo,  the Country Director for Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) Uganda. Jacob is a seven-year-old male lion whose range overlaps Uganda’s border with the Democratic Republic of Congo. In 2018, Jacob was one of 11 lions that our WCS ...

Lion Fact Sheet
Lion Fact Sheet

Lion (Panthera leo): large cat in the family Felidae. Kingdom: | Animalia Phylum: | Chordata Class: | Mammalia Order: | Carnivora Family: | Felidae Genus: | Panthera Species: | leo Lions are at the top of the food chain, with no natural predators. They are ...

The Truth About “Tiger King” And Cats in Captivity
The Truth About “Tiger King” And Cats in Captivity

Here's what two journalists, who've documented the captive tiger tourism industry for years, had to say about Netflix's Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness. Sharon Guynup (SG) is a journalist who has spent years reporting on the illegal wildlife trade in Asia. Sharon’s investigation for ...

Lions Take Down Warthogs

Okavango: River of Dreams - Episode 3: Inferno

Lions Take Down Warthogs

A pride of lions has no trouble hunting warthogs in their territory. They prey on the hogs to get them through the dry season in the Okavango.

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