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Monday, 17 February 2014

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Lions


Lions are big mammals that belong to meat eating predator family called the Felidae. There scientific name is Panthera Leo.

Male lions are very lazy, they stay and defend their own territory and let the female lions do the hunting. Female lions are the hunters of the pack, they look after their cubs and bring food back to the territory.Hyenas are predators of the lion, they hunt in packs and attack lions by trying to overpower them.

Lions and lioness have big feline claws and teeth for taking down their enemies and killing animals and other lions who come to their territory. There claws can measure up to 1 1/2 inches long. There teeth can grow up to 8 centimeters long. Lions can weigh up to 550 pounds.

The meat that the lions prey on can be big and small animals, some animals they hunt are meat eaters. They have to eat 11 to 15 pounds a day. In the wild they hunt wild deer, buffalo, zebra and wildebeest.

Lions are very big and dangerous meat eating mammals.

1 comments:

Mrs Dines said...

I have already seen this?

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