Two lion cubs discovered in Moscow’s industrial district

The cubs are between 5 and 6 months old

A pair of lion cubs have been found in an industrial district in southern Moscow, the capital’s environmental protection department said on Feb. 28.

"The cubs are between five and six months old. Police officers are working at the site of the discovery," the department said.

The felines will be taken to an animal shelter in the town of Yakhroma, some 45 km to the north of Moscow. 

Source: TASS

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