However, the holistic view is that we are improving, a continent that just came out of colonialism less than a century ago
One of our clients just asked why we won't book them on a 'walking with lions' experience. We pride ourselves on offering amazing experiences and this would surely be one of them! But we simply cannot encourage this practice.
Living free in the wild, being admired -- not killed -- for their beauty is where these species true and only value should lie. Cecil brought in significant tourist dollars as a living, breathing icon. Now he is nothing more than a sad reminder of what greed and exploitation of wildlife can lead to.
The proposed law would stop game trophies from coming through three major airports.
African lions, or Panthera leo leo, are found across a wide range in the continent, but about 70 percent, or 24,000, of them
A true entrepreneur, Jens founded his first company at age 18. He is CEO of JRX Ghana, a company which specializes in connecting non-African companies with African firms to create win-win business for all.
In the 1850s, there were thousands of Asiatic lions residing in India. Now, there are only 400. The parallels between the two lion populations are significant -- shouldn't we curb the diminishing numbers of African lions now, before they go the way of their relatives in India?
Happily, the prolix title -- Urgent and Comprehensive Reform of Trophy Hunting of Lions is a Better Option than an Endangered
Lions' manes confer a physical advantage. According to Saffoe, this built-in chain mail protects their necks, and it also