Lion

PA doctor accused of killing lion

Pa. Doctor Accused Of Killing Lion In Same Area As Cecil

While outrage continues over the death of Cecil the lion, officials in Zimbabwe are investigating whether another lion was killed in the same area by a doctor from Pennsylvania.

08/03/2015

(The main entrance of the Philadelphia Zoo, at 33rd Street and Girard Avenue in West Philadelphia.  File photo)

Philadelphia Zoo’s Elderly Lion Euthanized After Falling Ill

The zoo says the lion, named Merlin, had fathered 11 cubs and enjoyed a long life in captivity.

02/08/2013