(Tajiri.   Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Philadelphia Zoo’s New Lioness Meets The Public

Friday was the public debut for a new female African lion at the Philadelphia Zoo. The hope is to breed her, to produce new lion cubs.


(Makini, the Philadelphia Zoo's new lion.  Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

With An Eye Toward Cubs, Philadelphia Zoo Gets A New Lion

With its latest acquisition, the Philadelphia Zoo is preparing for a new generation of lions.