World Lion Day – 10 August

Published 10 August 2015

10 August marks World Lion Day, so today let’s celebrate lions and take action to secure their existence for future generations. Thirty years ago there were 200,000 lions roaming wild across the continent – but now there are only approximately 20,000 left in the wild in Africa. Let’s resolve to do something about it!

Canned Hunting is high on the world’s agenda, especially after the killing of Cecil the Lion. You can visit these various websites that aim to help and spread the word about this precious species: