|Lions have high
copulation rates and mate every 15 minutes without food or sleep for up to a week.
|Like all cats,
the lion's penis has backward pointing barbs. The act is over in 10 seconds. It's
thought that the pain experienced by the female during withdrawal is essential
to stimilate ovulation.|
way, watching lions is like attending a sporting event. It's unpredictable, exciting
and there's an element of danger. With giraffe it's different...|