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Lion kills young worker in US conservation park
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Lion kills young worker in US conservation park

Dec 31st 2018, 10:12 AM 24,074 Views 21 Comments

Alexandra Black had spent just 10 days as an intern in the facility.

Half-starved lion cub found 'wasting away' in abandoned Paris apartment
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Half-starved lion cub found 'wasting away' in abandoned Paris apartment

Oct 11th 2017, 8:47 PM 46,039 Views 15 Comments

Police began hunting for the cub after noticing selfies on social media of a man and the cub.

Lion shot dead after two escape from enclosure in German zoo
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Lion shot dead after two escape from enclosure in German zoo

Sep 29th 2016, 5:11 PM 10,715 Views 23 Comments

The zoo’s director said that there was no choice but to kill the animal.

Mountain lion may have killed and eaten 'Killarney the Koala' at LA Zoo
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Mountain lion may have killed and eaten 'Killarney the Koala' at LA Zoo

Mar 11th 2016, 9:12 AM 16,398 Views 43 Comments

The koala went missing last week and its bloody, partially-eaten remains were found a short time later.

Wildlife park worker mauled to death by lioness
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Wildlife park worker mauled to death by lioness

Feb 17th 2016, 6:12 PM 24,661 Views 26 Comments

The lioness was later put down.

'Win a lion' and kill it if you want to: Conservation raffle sparks criticism
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'Win a lion' and kill it if you want to: Conservation raffle sparks criticism

Jan 3rd 2016, 3:43 PM 10,194 Views 25 Comments

One charity described it as ‘appalling’.

A Danish zoo is planning to dissect a lion in front of children
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A Danish zoo is planning to dissect a lion in front of children

Oct 10th 2015, 9:45 AM 8,071 Views 22 Comments

The animal was put down nine months ago because the zoo had too many lions.

Dentist who shot Cecil questions 'level of humanity' of his critics
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Dentist who shot Cecil questions 'level of humanity' of his critics

Sep 7th 2015, 9:55 AM 17,994 Views 55 Comments

The dentist defended his actions in his first ever interview.

Guide mauled to death at park where Cecil the lion was killed
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Guide mauled to death at park where Cecil the lion was killed

Aug 25th 2015, 2:02 PM 17,177 Views 48 Comments

The guide was showing a group of tourists around the reserve.

"Giraffes are very dangerous": US woman defends big game hunting (and prompts fresh outrage)
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# Oh Sabrina

"Giraffes are very dangerous": US woman defends big game hunting (and prompts fresh outrage)

Aug 4th 2015, 8:03 AM 32,362 Views 104 Comments

“There is a connection with the animal, and just because we hunt them doesn’t mean we don’t have a respect for them.”

That American dentist has killed A LOT of big game — here are 13
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# Not Just Cecil

That American dentist has killed A LOT of big game — here are 13

Aug 2nd 2015, 8:15 AM 26,550 Views 74 Comments

A zoo’s worth of wild beasts.

US moves to curb trophy hunting after Cecil's death
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US moves to curb trophy hunting after Cecil's death

Jul 31st 2015, 9:15 PM 11,905 Views 30 Comments

The lion’s killing has led to a public outcry.

Arnold Schwarzenegger has something to say to the man who shot Cecil
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Arnold Schwarzenegger has something to say to the man who shot Cecil

Jul 31st 2015, 11:21 AM 31,435 Views 129 Comments

Zimbabwe has called for dentist Walter Palmer to be extradited from the United States.

Dentist who shot Cecil didn't know the lion was a "known, local favourite"
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# Sorry But

Dentist who shot Cecil didn't know the lion was a "known, local favourite"

Jul 29th 2015, 4:30 PM 19,649 Views 101 Comments

Two men are due in court on poaching charges related to the lion’s death.

American dentist who 'paid $50,000 to kill a lion with a crossbow' wanted by police
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American dentist who 'paid $50,000 to kill a lion with a crossbow' wanted by police

Jul 28th 2015, 10:34 PM 50,852 Views 112 Comments

The lion’s name is Cecil.

Pictures: Chaos in Georgia as heavy flooding lets zoo animals loose on the streets
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Pictures: Chaos in Georgia as heavy flooding lets zoo animals loose on the streets

Jun 14th 2015, 8:00 PM 52,230 Views 33 Comments

At least eight people have died in the disaster.

New film tells the fascinating true story of the 1951 Fairview lion escape
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# Wild Dublin Tales

New film tells the fascinating true story of the 1951 Fairview lion escape

Jun 6th 2015, 5:00 PM 12,927 Views 8 Comments

A film about the incident is out this weekend.

Lion that killed American tourist to be moved to another park
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Lion that killed American tourist to be moved to another park

Jun 4th 2015, 10:42 PM 16,116 Views 33 Comments

The park which remains open has come in for some criticism since the incident.

Tourist killed after lion jumps through window of her car
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Tourist killed after lion jumps through window of her car

Jun 2nd 2015, 7:59 AM 26,706 Views 51 Comments

Lion Park guarantees “super close-up animal views”. It has previously come under fire for allowing visitors to pet lion cubs.

70 people were injured while filming this movie with 100 untamed lions
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# Wild At Heart

70 people were injured while filming this movie with 100 untamed lions

Apr 26th 2015, 9:30 AM 25,786 Views 25 Comments

A family moved in with the massive pride of lions to film what has been called “the most dangerous movie ever made”.

This dog's botched 'lion' haircut is hilariously tragic
# Twist In The Tail
# Twist In The Tail

This dog's botched 'lion' haircut is hilariously tragic

Apr 16th 2015, 12:07 PM 3,871 Views 2 Comments

Listen to the owner’s laugh. Listen to it.

Baby has adorable reaction to hearing lion roar for the first time
# Hear Him Roar
# Hear Him Roar

Baby has adorable reaction to hearing lion roar for the first time

Aug 14th 2014, 7:10 PM 3,206 Views 0 Comments

WHAT WAS THAT?

Dublin Zoo has a new attraction - and we're not lion*
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Dublin Zoo has a new attraction - and we're not lion*

Aug 7th 2014, 8:50 AM 13,636 Views 20 Comments

*Lion. Lyin’. Lying. Get it? Get it?

Mountain lion goes shopping, hangs outside steakhouse
# Lion King
# Lion King

Mountain lion goes shopping, hangs outside steakhouse

Jun 29th 2014, 4:08 PM 1,906 Views 0 Comments

The police had to go and tranquillise him…

Greatest buffalo mam ever chases lion away from her calf
# Buffalo Soldier
# Buffalo Soldier

Greatest buffalo mam ever chases lion away from her calf

Apr 27th 2014, 3:56 PM 2,706 Views 1 Comment

Super-mom saves the day.

Ulster prop Court set for Premiership switch
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Ulster prop Court set for Premiership switch

Nov 13th 2013, 11:36 AM 5,070 Views 13 Comments

The Lions loosehead is heading for England next season after eight seasons with the northern province.

Ridiculed Chinese zoo that disguised dog as lion forced to close
# Mane-ly Mortified
# Mane-ly Mortified

Ridiculed Chinese zoo that disguised dog as lion forced to close

Aug 16th 2013, 8:49 AM 22,220 Views 44 Comments

Officials have publicly apologised and shut down for “rectification”.

This is a liliger - three quarters lion, one quarter tiger
# Bred For Skills
# Bred For Skills

This is a liliger - three quarters lion, one quarter tiger

Jun 19th 2013, 10:00 AM 1,672 Views 0 Comments

Quick, somebody call Napoleon Dynamite.

This lion is a big fan of a certain ice-cream flavour
# Lion Ice Cream King
# Lion Ice Cream King

This lion is a big fan of a certain ice-cream flavour

Jun 18th 2013, 2:20 PM 990 Views 0 Comments

We are both impressed and terrified.

These animals are in the throes of an identity crisis, ok?
# A Dog's Life
# A Dog's Life

These animals are in the throes of an identity crisis, ok?

Apr 22nd 2013, 1:15 PM 3,760 Views 0 Comments

They’re a little sensitive.

Photos: Kumar the Lion settles into new home at Dublin Zoo
# Rawr
# Rawr

Photos: Kumar the Lion settles into new home at Dublin Zoo

Apr 19th 2013, 9:41 PM 10,611 Views 29 Comments

He’s the pride (ho ho!) of Dubin Zoo…

Tonight's episode of The Zoo just might break your heart...
# Sheila The Lioness
# Sheila The Lioness

Tonight's episode of The Zoo just might break your heart...

Apr 11th 2013, 1:00 PM 10,830 Views 13 Comments

… Or at least make you cry.

Gatty, if you're listening: Tommy Bowe speeding toward recovery
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Gatty, if you're listening: Tommy Bowe speeding toward recovery

Mar 20th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,180 Views 1 Comment

Ulster coach Mark Anscombe is confident the winger will be fit for the business end of the season.

Volunteer killed by lion at California zoo
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Volunteer killed by lion at California zoo

Mar 7th 2013, 7:47 AM 15,069 Views 48 Comments

The victim has been identified as 24-year-old Dianna Hanson.

Photos: the cutest Dublin Zoo arrivals of 2012
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# Zoo Arrivals

Photos: the cutest Dublin Zoo arrivals of 2012

Dec 25th 2012, 5:00 PM 2,014 Views 0 Comments

New additions include the births of tapirs, red pandas, eastern bongos and meerkats – and the transfer of two lion cubs and a bull elephant. Phew, what a year!

O'Driscoll: A man full of regrets, with the power to wash them all away
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O'Driscoll: A man full of regrets, with the power to wash them all away

Dec 25th 2012, 1:30 PM 2,338 Views 1 Comment

The recuperating Ireland captain has nothing left to learn on the biggest stage, but plenty left to offer.

VIDEO: Meet the animal that sparked the #EssexLion hunt*
# Essex Lion
# Essex Lion

VIDEO: Meet the animal that sparked the #EssexLion hunt*

Aug 29th 2012, 10:31 AM 9,781 Views 18 Comments

*According to its owner.

Anyone seen the #EssexLion? Reports send Twitter into frenzy
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# Essexlion

Anyone seen the #EssexLion? Reports send Twitter into frenzy

Aug 27th 2012, 10:52 AM 9,105 Views 26 Comments

A parody account for the lion already has 25,000 followers.

Search still on for Essex lion
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Search still on for Essex lion

Aug 27th 2012, 7:29 AM 7,114 Views 29 Comments

A lion was reported to be on the loose in Essex yesterday – and it still hasn’t been found.

One year after Lion, Apple previews Mountain Lion
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One year after Lion, Apple previews Mountain Lion

Feb 16th 2012, 3:42 PM 5,573 Views 32 Comments

The new Mac operating system update will copy even more iPhone/iPad features and apps.

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