images via life magazine by Michael Rougier.
These pictures leave me stunned and a little jealous. If you know me, you know i have a thing for big paws, and these paws are the biggest!! What i would give to cuddle with a lion!
In the 1970′s, actress and model Tippi Hedren created the Shambala Preserve after producing the film Roar. The preserve rescued exotic big cats living in captivity that had been abused or were in need of help, one of which the family created a close bond with. Neil the lion lived with the family in their home, and played an active role in the day to day activities of the preserve.via the chive
Can you guess who the young girl is?
It's Melanie Griffith!