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What: 📅 Exploring the Realities of the Commercial Lion Trade

Exploring the Realities of the Commercial Lion Trade


Where: 🕳 Inside Out Centre for the Arts

How much:

🎟️ R250.00Quicket

Discover the complexities of canned lion hunting as Dr. Stephanie Klarmann dives into South Africa’s captive lion breeding industry at the Inside Out Centre for the Arts in Forest Town Johannesburg.

Using insightful clips from the renowned documentary, Blood Lions, Dr. Klarmann will shed light on the multifaceted issues surrounding activities like cub petting, walking with lions, and voluntourism. Presented by Youth For Lions, a branch of the Blood Lions campaign, this event aims to provide education and foster discussion about the industry’s practices.

Gain insight into the broader implications of these activities on the captive predator breeding industry and explore avenues for positive change. This event invites attendees to engage in dialogue, broaden their understanding, and consider potential solutions.

Join us for an informative session that encourages thoughtful reflection and meaningful action towards lion conservation. We look forward to your participation.