Photo of the Day

Close view of lions licking each other
February 11, 2010

Lion Brothers

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Photos

The Wildlife Heritage Foundation in Headcorn, Kent, England, is home to three African lion brothers. The brothers were born at Woburn Safari Park before being moved to the Wildlife Heritage Foundation. The Wildlife Heritage Foundation is a U.K.-based charity for the protection and preservation of big cat species.

Here one of the lions grooms his brother after they had finished eating.


This photo and caption were submitted to Your Shot. Have a great shot? Send it to us for possible publication in National Geographic magazine.

Photograph by Neal Lillis, Your Shot

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