Skip to main content

"grooming"2 articles archived since 1845

Even Lions Like To Cuddle

Even Lions Like To Cuddle

Lion snuggles look adorable, but they betray evidence of the often violent life that lions lead. Cuddling may help to reinforce friendships that become necessary to protect a lion's territory from intruders.

September 10, 2013 — Jason G. Goldman
Like The Honey Badger, Petting Zoo Animals Don’t Care

Like The Honey Badger, Petting Zoo Animals Don’t Care

Taken together, visitor behavior in the petting zoo just doesn't seem to matter all that much. And if positive interactive experiences with animals can lead visitors towards adopting a better attitude towards animal welfare and wildlife conservation, then petting zoos are probably worth keeping around.

January 9, 2014 — Jason G. Goldman

Friends & Family Savings Event

Special 20% off most items on our site. Limited-time only!