Its World Lion Day! Today is a day to learn all about lions and think of ways to protect them and their homes. To celebrate these fierce felines, check out these fun facts!
- Lions can run super fast and reach speeds up to 80 kilometres per hour (50 miles per hour)!
- Female lions do the hunting for their families.
- A baby lion is called a cub, whelp, or lionet.
- Lions live in groups called prides.
- Adult lions are loud. You can hear them roar from eight kilometers (five miles) away!
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