Renowned for its majesty and nicknamed "the king of the jungle," the lion possesses both beauty and strength. Lions vary in color but typically sport light yellow-brown coats. Mature male lions are unique among big cats due the thick brown or black manes that encircle their necks and protect them while fighting.
Lion Fact: The one inescapable fact facing Humans and Lions is these incredible creatures could be extinct within our lifetimes.
Lion Fact #5 of 10 - Making hunting illegal doesn't stop the hunts
In South Africa, illegal hunting is ‘rampant’, according to the Southern African Development Community.