Category Archives: Lion

Rescuing Simba the lion cub

The blockbuster movie Lion King made an impression on us all. Big and small were all touched by the heart wrenching story and colourful characters. Now, the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre (HESC) has its own Lion King story to tell:  how fitting that their lion cub was named after the one and only Simba. The centre received a phone call from the Kruger National Park, close to Phalaborwa as a…
Read More »