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VIDEO: Indianapolis Zoo lion cubs play outside

Posted at 8:57 PM, Feb 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-19 20:57:14-05

INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indianapolis Zoo's three African lion cubs enjoyed the warm temperatures Friday! 

They were able to go outside and explore for the very first time. 

The 5-month-old cubs are named Enzi, Mashaka and Sukari. They have started to eat meat and they each weigh about 50 pounds. 

"First-time mom Zuri has shown excellent maternal behavior. She is playful and caring, and kept a watchful eye on her youngsters as they romped around in their new outdoor environment," a press release from the Indianapolis Zoo said. 


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