6 Aug, 2014

Letter to Christian from fan, Inés

Dear Christian, I always think of you and wonder what your life would have been like if kind, generous and determined peo…
26 May, 2014

Fan Email – Colleen

I wanted to let you know that your book on Christian is one of my favourite books of all time.  I read it years ago in the 70&…
13 Mar, 2014

GLOBAL MARCH FOR LIONS – Saturday 15 March 2014

This Saturday, 15 March 2014, many people around the world will be joining the Global March For Lions to raise awarene…
21 Feb, 2014

Aastha, India

Seeing Christian today, I felt the urge to hug my tamed tabby cat- LEO 🙂 We first saw him when he was barely few days old. Suc…
21 Feb, 2014
Christian in London

Cynthia, USA

A lovely message from Cynthia: I came upon the book, A Lion Called Christian, in the library and picked it off the shelf, i…
22 Oct, 2013
Christian 1972 by Ace Bourke

Christian 1972 by Ace Bourke

This image of Christian was taken from Ace Bourke’s home movies.…
22 Oct, 2013
Hermoine the Cat painting

Hélène, Canada

The Story of My Cat Hermione In 2003, I found a cat that I named Hermione and I would like to share her story. On October 25th…
27 Sep, 2013

Animal Welfare League NSW art exhibition

Last night Ace Bourke spoke at the Animal Welfare League NSW art exhibition. He showed for the first time home footage of…
25 Sep, 2013

Ace Bourke will discuss Christian at Animal Welfare League NSW art exhibition

Ace Bourke will present at the Animal Welfare League NSW art exhibition on Thursday 26 September and Saturday 28 Septe…
12 Aug, 2013
Eternal Hug 2013 by Jiawei Shen oil on canvas 213 x 167 cms

Happy Birthday Christian!

Christian was born on the 12 August 1969 – 44 years ago in Ilfracombe Zoo, Devon.  In the wild he may have lived to be 10 or 1…