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Call to End Tourist Interactions With Big Cats After Child Attacked


Offbeat  (tags: big cats, captivity, children, attacked, lion farm, wildlife, protection, environment, humans )

Cher
- 37 days ago - iol.co.za
At the weekend Dina-Marie de Beer was left in a critical condition after a lioness clawed at her and her father through a fence at the Weltevrede Lion Farm in Heilbron. Her father was left with minor injuries.



   

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Cher C (1424)
Monday May 20, 2019, 8:15 am

A related article...

https://www.iol.co.za/news/south-africa/free-state/4-year-old-girls-scalp-clawed-off-by-lion-in-heilbron-23247785

 

Lone F (58)
Monday May 20, 2019, 8:31 am
Thanks Cher
Noted
 

Hristina B (0)
Monday May 20, 2019, 8:33 am
Yeah people don't do it for the animals, at least now they might do it for their own safety ...
 

Animae C (509)
Monday May 20, 2019, 8:48 am
About effing time!!!

Is the Lioness OK!!!
They better not harm her!!!!
 

Cher C (1424)
Monday May 20, 2019, 8:56 am


I was wondering the same thing AniMae Sweetie!!


 

Walter F (128)
Monday May 20, 2019, 10:06 am
The big cats don't belong in cages and people need to realize they are not big friendly pussy cats.
 

Peggy B (43)
Monday May 20, 2019, 11:02 am
TYFS, Cher
 

Janet B (0)
Monday May 20, 2019, 1:28 pm
Thanks
 

Naomi Dreyer (43)
Monday May 20, 2019, 1:58 pm
oh, oh, oh
 

Animae C (509)
Monday May 20, 2019, 5:39 pm
"The organisation said at least 40 people had been injured or killed at captive carnivore facilities since 1996."
"11 of the victims were children and two of these children died as a result of their injuries."

No mention anywhere what happens to the Lions, except for GROSS mistreatment all their caged lives!!!
🤬 🤬 🤬 🤬
 

John J (0)
Tuesday May 21, 2019, 4:07 am
thanks for sharing
 

Jack Y (0)
Tuesday May 21, 2019, 4:26 am
thanks
 

Melania P (123)
Tuesday May 21, 2019, 3:07 pm
I wonder the same, Animae.
 
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