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Is govt about to ban canned lion hunting?

This is an excerpt from an article written by Jan Gerber and published online by News24 on 03 May, 2021

The end is in sight for the captive lion industry, after a high level panel found it poses a risk to sustainable wild lion conservation and negatively impacts tourism.

Among the panel’s recommendations is that South Africa does not captive-breed lions, keep lions in captivity, or use captive lions or their derivatives commercially.