Lions often get the reputation as being "lazy", but what people really don't know is how active and social they can be. Lions have some of the greatest territory in the savanna with access to food, water, and shelter. Watch this video clip to learn more about lion's interactions with one another and learn why they prefer to do things in a group.
Lions are known to be apart of a much larger family known as Big Cats, or the cat family. This website provides rich detail on the biology of big cats, threats that they are currently under, and video clips showcasing many different types of cats in wild life. It's important to spread awareness of big cat conservation and be knowledgable about the current issues that animals are facing in our society today.
The lion is listed as "vulnerable" under the International Union for the Conservation of Nature's threatened species list. Little do many people know that the U.S has officially included these extraordinary animals under their Endangered Species Act. Check out this article to learn more about what the means for these animals and why its important to protect our wildlife today.
The American Wildlife Foundation has created this interesting site full of quick facts about the African lion. Learn about their habitats and how humans may be causing a negative effect on the lives of lions today! You can also show your support for these animals by donating today.
Did you know that lions are the only cats to live in groups? These groups are called prides and can be compared to a family unit. To learn more interesting facts and information about lions, check out this awesome resource created by National Geographic!