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Communal suckling

Duration: 01:49

Suckling from numerous creche carers doesn't give lion cubs a nutritional advantage.

Available since: Wed 16 Mar 2011


Jonathan Scott
Colin Jackson
Executive Producer
Sara Ford

This clip is from

The Truth About Lions The Social Cat

1/2 Lions are the only wild cats to live in family groups. Jonathan Scott investigates why.

First broadcast: 23 Mar 2011

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