"This wasn't Africa! It was a rabbit, not a lion!"

Africa is well-known for the Big Five, a group of large animals that are notoriously difficult to hunt. The category includes: African elephant; rhinoceros; Cape buffalo; leopard; and lion.

A lion
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeA lion - Credit: Winfried Bruenken
The lion is a big cat, the second-largest living cat after the tiger. Some males exceed 250kg in weight. The comparison is obvious - the rabbit should in no way resemble a lion in its aggression! Here is the sound of the lion's roar.