A jogger made a startling discovery whereas on a run in Holland this weekend when he got here throughout an deserted lion cub.
The male cub, believed to be about 5 months previous, was present in a cage dumped in a discipline close to the village of Tienhoven Sunday, in line with police.
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Officers have taken to social media in an try and hint the animal’s proprietor.
The lion was despatched to the Lion Basis, which cares for giant cats. In a Fb publish on Sunday, the Basis defined that the cub was found on a bench in a meadow. The animal is in good well being, however very drained, it defined. A video accompanying the publish confirmed the quarantined cub ingesting from a water bowl.
On Monday, the Basis supplied an replace on the cub. “Our little stud received by the primary night time,” it posted on Fb. “He is been sleeping very properly and the primary bites have been eaten.”
The lion is being fed “very gentle digestible meals,” the Basis stated, noting that it’s not clear what the cub was fed previous to his discovery. “The primary toy has additionally been gratefully obtained,” it added.
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