Circus Cat (Mountain Lion) Chained To a Truck for 20 Years Takes His First Steps to Freedom!


An ageing Mountain Lion who spent his life chained to the back of a truck has eventually caught a taste of freedom.


Mufasa the Mountain Lion was saved from an illegal Peruvian circus earlier this year. Probably sold into the exotic pet trade as a baby, he had spent 20 years being dragged around from village to village and required to perform.

circus-cat-chained-1Lacking even the luxury of a cage, when he was not performing he would be tied up and chained in the open bed of a truck, where he’d coil up behind the tent poles to nap.


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