Lion
  • One of the four “big cats”
  • Second largest feline (after the tiger)
  • Male lion is easily recognized by its mane
  • Weighs between 330 and 500 lbs
  • Live around 10-14 years in the wild
  • Live around 20 years in captivity
  • Once found throughout Africa, Asia, and Europe
  • Now found mostly in Africa and India
  • Enjoy hot climates
  • Hunt in groups