Father’s Day story : How Wallace the lion broke all the laws of the jungle to raise his son alone after Mummy passed away

DSC_7536.jpg

Khari the lion was taken under the wing of his father, Wallace, after his mother Rachel died just before Christmas 

Male lions are usually not exactly hands-on dads. They leave all the hard work to the womenfolk: both childcare and hunting. 

That said, they do actually stick around, which is more than can be said for most male cats, who clear off once the mating is over.

Cubs are born blind and unable to walk for the first few weeks. 

And while lionesses are the main teachers, allowing growing cubs to pounce and chase their tails in preparation for real life, lion dads will also allow their offspring to jump on them and stalk them.

However, they tend to have a much shorter fuse than the mums — often swatting mischievous youngsters away with their giant paws, or snarling at them when their patience wears thin.

TO BE CONTINUED ON

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4612662/Daddy-s-pride-story-make-heart-soar.html#ixzz4kGcM9zf6

If you wish you can Leave a Reply. We will publish it after moderation. Insults and Spam are automatically deleted. Thank you for visiting my blog today.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: