…but, for once, the story has a happy ending as undercover team rescue him.
So called hunter aims tranquiliser gun at lion from about 20 yards away.
Horrified animal inspector reveals carnage she found in slaughterhouse.
Many cubs will be born with terrible defects.
BRITAIN has failed to slap an import ban on lion skins – despite public outcry and the demands of campaigners.
28 April 2019 – Article for Mail on Sunday
The dramatic moment when my year-long undercover investigation was almost blown.
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This film, in which the lion was twice shot with a tranquiliser dart for “sport”, was obtained for Lord Ashcroft KCMG PC by an undercover investigative team that he used to obtain evidence of the full horrors of “lion farming”. This vile practice involves thousands of Africa’s most iconic animals being killed either for the bone trade or as hunting trophies.
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