Lioness fight for cubs
Males do not kill their own cubs. Infact they fight them off. The ugly scenes took place in Olare Motorogi Conservancy in Kenya. They know each other well and get the message. Why do hyenas only fear lions, but are not intimidated with a group of lioness? She also plunges her teeth into him as she, and another member of the all-female pride chase him off in the Kicheche Camps area of the region. You dismissed this ad.
A lioness at a US zoo has killed the father of her three cubs in their pen protective mother" - became fearful of Nyack, which led to the fight. Staff rushed to the lions' enclosure after hearing an “unusual amount of roaring” and found Zuri in a fierce fight with the father of her cubs.
Lioness kills father of her three cubs at Indianapolis zoo World news The Guardian
Zoo staff found the year-old female lion Zuri in a fight with the year-old male lion Nyack, the zoo said in a statement.
There are surely enough females that would beat him, right?
In fact, lionesses and cubs often have to wait until their patriarch is finished Why don't Lions and Lionesses fight together with outsider Lions?.
Another plus of their job is that they don't really ever have to go and hunt, it's brought to them. They do not. Why don't Lions and Lione Although they cannot defeat the larger cats on their own, the group does sometimes succeed when working together.
When do male lions begin to grow their mane?
Video: Lioness fight for cubs Cubs killed by dominant lioness