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Meet the New Lion Cubs at Busch Gardens

Three lion cubs are the most recent addition to the more than 12,000 animals at Busch Gardens® Tampa. The two females and one male arrived at Busch Gardens from South Africa May 18.

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    Three lion cubs are the most recent addition to the more than 12,000 animals at Busch Gardens® Tampa. The two females and one male arrived at Busch Gardens from South Africa May 18.

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    Come see the lion cubs at various times throughout the day at the Edge of Africa area at Busch Gardens® Tampa.

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    The two females, who are sisters, were born March 20. The male, who is not related to the females, was born Feb. 20.

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    All three cubs have genetic lines from the Kalahari and Kruger regions of South Africa, where lions are recognized for their large size and impressive manes on the males.

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    More information and updates about the progress of the new cubs will be posted on BuschGardensTampaBlog.com.

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