Lion dads are responsible for the protection and training of their cubs. Fatherhood often includes capturing prey that are too large for their offspring and protecting them from other lions. Come on Dad, you said you were gonna smouch them!
Joseph, a resident male lion at Big Cat Rescue, Tampa, Florida US.Photograph provided by Big Cat Rescue. Digital hand paintover applied by Julie Hoddinott.Purchases of this art product will help fund the Big Cat Rescue charitable organisation.