The Telegraph
Thursday , February 18 , 2016

Whispers in the wild

When, on July 1, 2015, Cecil, a well-known male lion who lived in Zimbabwe's Hwange game reserve, was killed, an international uproar ensued. He had been lured out of the sanctuary so that he could be shot by a Minneapolis dentist, Walter James Pa......   | Read..
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