Alex the Lion at Lions, Tigers & Bears Inc., Arcadia, Fla., April 14, 2019
Alex, a lion, is five years old and arrived at the refuge in 2018. He was living in the Tampa Bay area for four years. He didn’t begin roaring until he was four which proved to be bothersome in the urban area.
Lions, Tigers & Bears Inc., Arcadia, Fla., April 14, 2019.
Lions, Tigers & Bears is home to about 150 exotic and native wildlife and each has their own story. First and foremost, this is not a zoo. It is a non-profit, 40-acre wildlife refuge co-founded by Lynn Wittmeier and her husband in 1998.