The lion is a large cat with a muscular body and a hairy tuft at the end of its tail.
The scientific name for the lion is panthera leo and female lions do the hunting in the pride. The male lion mates with all females in the pride.
Lions have a life span of 15-16 years and live in shrubs as their habitats.
Some of the prey for lion include the impalas and water barks among others.
The lions are big eaters, hunt during storms and get their water from plants.
In the pride once the male cubs sexually matures kicked out of the pride by the older males.
Lions also live in groups these can be of 20-30 and they roar as away of showing superiority.
They also make their prey fear they are protective, hunters and brave thus they are always ready to fight.
Lions are social and do not drink every day. They are forever a symbol of strength, power, ferocity and they may sleep up to 20 hours.