The lion in this video has finally been let out of his cage. Watch his reaction.
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I was brought to tears, watching this old circus lion frolicking in his first taste of freedom from his cage. He is ecstatic. It’s the first time he has experienced grass and other objects on the ground. He enjoyed this new life in the sanctuary for five years before he died of old age.
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Here’s another case where greed overtakes the welfare of those with no voices.
Rhinos Can’t Catch a Break
A ranger and two park employees in South Africa’s Kruger National Park were arrested on World Rhino Day for poaching the animals they swore to protect.
September 23, 2014 What They’re After Rhino horn can sell on the streets of Vietnam for as much as $133 per gram (about $30,000 per pound), making it more expensive than gold or platinum. (Photo: Isifa Martin/Getty Images) Magic Medicine a Myth
Poaching gangs market rhino horn, which is made up almost entirely of keratin, as a detoxifier, a sexual stimulant, and a cure for everything from headaches to cancer.
(Photo: Frantiseck Vicek/Getty Images)
Poaching in South Africa’s Largest Reserve
At just under 8,000 square miles,
Kruger National Park is the largest park in South Africa. It continues to bear the brunt of rhino poaching, having lost 503 of the 787 animals killed in the country… View original post 114 more words