This photo is by Amy Shutt. A great picture for me because we always see lions in hot weather in arid conditions. It is unusual to see them enjoying the rain and I bet they are enjoying it. They are friends. They are possibly brothers but that’s a guess. They are certainly related and happy to be in each other’s company.
Picture of two male lions in the pouring rain by Amy Shutt on Twitter.
SOME MORE ON THE LION MANE:
I’ve chosen a selection of articles on the lion mane because this special piece of anatomy is very evident in the photograph.
Female lions very rarely have manes due to relatively high levels of testosterone. Male lions can lose their mane for ...Read More
After careful research I can only find two instances in which it is said that lions shed their mane but ...Read More
There are two reasons why lions have manes. The first is as a visual signal, even from a distance, that ...Read More
The lion's mane comes in a variety of sizes and density of color. It increase in length and thickness as ...Read More
by Michael Magnificent African Lion - Serengeti National Park, Tanzania -- Photo by wwarby Comprehensive facts about the lion mane ...Read More