No fairytale end for lion cub snatched by baboon

04 February 2020 - 08:00 By Paul Ash
The male baboon with a lion cub he grabbed from a troop in the Kruger National Park.
The male baboon with a lion cub he grabbed from a troop in the Kruger National Park.
Image: Kurt Schultz/KurtSafari.com

There will probably be no happy ending for the lion cub that a male baboon snatched from its hiding place in the Kruger National Park on Saturday.

Photos and video show the baboon cradling the cub and grooming it as if it were a baby baboon. Could it survive?

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