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California lions find sanctuary in Caledonia

Workers at Cedarhill Animal Sanctuary recently welcomed three sibling lions into their family.

Posted: Dec 12, 2019 5:13 PM

CALEDONIA, Miss. (WTVA) - Workers at Cedarhill Animal Sanctuary recently welcomed three sibling lions into their family.

The Sanctuary is located in Caledonia where it houses wild and domestic animals, including tigers, lions, horses, dogs and cats.

Tafari and his two sisters make their home in Caledonia.

Tafari, Nombi and Jala-Gypsy | Source: Cedarhill Animal Sanctuary

The lions, named Tafari, Nombi and Jala-Gypsy, made the long trip three months ago after wildfires and flooding shut down their California sanctuary.

Dawn Brock, Cedarhill’s general manager, said she didn’t hesitate in offering the lions a home in the Golden Triangle.

The Sanctuary has four lions, including the trio’s big neighbor, Zeus. Its workers are excited to watch them grow.

Cedarhill is the lions’ forever home.

To protect the animals, the Sanctuary is closed to the public.

However, it’s holding an online raffle so it can continue to care for their animals.

The winner of the online raffle wins a chance to spend the night at Cedarhill and tour its facilities.

Open this link for more information about the raffle.

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