A Mother's Greatest Love Embracing Her Baby. There's Nothing Like a Snuggle From Mom at Pilanesberg National Park in South Africa--Photo by Gabriela Staebler in The Soul of Savanna: (How Wild Animals Feel).
Father with son. (KO) Papa lions are patient and long suffering with cubs. This cubby knows that Daddy won't bite. Daddy may cuff him hard enough to rattle his brains if he misbehaves too long, but he doesn't bite.