"Not many betting people would have given the crab good odds on making it...past a pride of lions but this little fella was up for it," park rangers said.
Scarface, described as the "rockstar of the Mara," died in Kenya's world-renowned Maasai Mara Game Reserve.
"May his legend forever live on," the Mara Predator Conservation Programme in Kenya said.
Local authorities believe the wild mountain lion was trying to get to the homeowner's hunting trophy heads when it entered the home.
Yawning has been a subject of scientific debate for years. Now researchers think it could have social advantages for the big cats.
The lions at Denver Zoo braved the sub-zero temperatures that have gripped Colorado in recent days.
Fischbacher died just a few months after his long-term partner Roy Horn died following COVID-19 infection.
Two girls left their home in Dhanfuliya village in Gujarat's Junagadh district, India, to use the toilet when the lions struck.
"I thought it was somebody's dog that had gotten into the yard, and I was like, 'Hey, get out of here!' Then it turned, and that's when I was like, 'Oh my God! It's a mountain lion!'" Timothy Kerrisk said.
As the unusual video gained millions of views on Twitter, users were ready with plenty of sea lion jokes.
An experiment involving hundreds of cows in Botswana demonstrates how a little paint may provide an effective way to deter lions and leopards.
I was in the Alaskan Peninsula, shooting photos on the opposite river bank to my guide. There was a mom with one cub and a fairly big male bear nearby and all of a sudden, all three bears are going bananas and I'm literally triangulated right in the middle of them.
Even the Lions couldn't resist kicking back with "Animal Crossing" during the COVID-19 lockdown.
Visitors are warned to avoid the area around the Rancho San Antonio County Park and Open Space Preserve where a mountain lion attack was reported.
Egypt's Minister of Antiquities Khaled El-Enany described the find as a "museum by itself."
Electrician Mohammad Rafique went to collect for a job he was owed in Pakistan, only for the client to unleash his pet lion on him.
Despite public outcry, canned lion hunts are still big in South Africa and the perpetrators often hide under the conservationist umbrella.
Researchers have revealed the horrific conditions that thousands of big cats are being forced to endure in industrial farms across South Africa and Asia.
With three games, NFL fans can watch more than nine hours of football on Thanksgiving.
It was a jabroni move.
"You don't have the right! These animals are my children, you are taking away my children!" the zoo's owner said.
Animal-human encounters have risen significantly due to shared habitats and increased conservation.
"The only body part we found was one skull and one bit of pelvis, everything else was completely gone," Nick Fox, the park's owner, told Newsweek.
The operation seized thousands of animals and identified around 1,400 people suspected of related criminal activity.