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Arrival Bakari Pride

26 August 2021  Today we welcomed Bakari, Sarabi and Jessy! This small pride arrived at Stichting Leeuw in 2014, from a German circus. After receiving a generous donation from a Dutch donor, The Lions Foundation was able to build a beautiful enclosure for them in...

Masrya

28 January 2021  We’re very sad to announce that our beloved lioness Masrya passed away. Before the move to The Lions Foundation at Schrikkloof Masrya stayed a few weeks at the clinic of our vet in South Africa, Dr. Caldwell.
Her kidneys where failing which led to...

Gates opened

January 2021  We have opened the gates to the big roaming areas for most lions! They all started exploring their giant new homes, the one more tentatively than the other. And we taught them well, as the next morning they all came back to the feeding area for their...

Vet visit

January 2021  We’d like to thank our vet, dr. Peter Caldwell, who came to The Lions Foundation yesterday to give the girls contraception, their yearly vaccinations, vitamins, deworming and tick- and fly treatment. He also checked on Masrya, and he is happy with...

Couples reunited

December 2020  After a short observation period following their move to The Lions Foundation, we opened the gates to reunite Hugo & Ambra, Tristan & Nala and Simba & Isolde. The change in behaviour was almost immediate – where the lionesses had been a bit...