There are several different causes of lion mortality, which include human predation, starvation and diseases, such as canine distemper virus. Infanticide often contributes to a high rate of mortality among lion cubs. More »

A lion's prey includes zebra, wildebeest, impala, buffalo, giraffe and wild hogs. Lions occasionally feed on rhinos and hippos and smaller animals such as birds and reptiles. More »

According to Out of Africa, lions eat a carnivorous diet consisting of wildebeests, zebras, buffaloes, elephants, rhinos, hippos and giraffes. Lions also eat mice, lizards, tortoises, warthogs, antelopes and crocodiles. ... More »

Tigers are the largest species of cat in the world, outranking both African and Asiatic lions. Among tiger subspecies, the Siberian tiger is the largest, reaching nearly 11 feet in length and weighing 660 pounds. More »

Information for kids about lion habitats includes that lions are majestic creatures that inhabit several types of terrain, particularly those that provide them with opportunities to both stalk prey and hide from predator... More »

White lions are carnivorous like other lions and large cats, preferring to feed on zebras, wildebeest and other herbivores found in grassland habitats where lions dwell. Occasionally they even feed on large mammals such ... More »

Also known as catamounts, mountain lions and pumas, cougars are powerful hunters with no natural predators. However, the cats do compete with bears, wolves and other predators for food. More » Pets & Animals Mammals Large Cats