1) A lion may sleep up to 20 hours a day.
2) A lion’s heels don’t touch the ground when it walks.
3) African lions are the most social of all big cats and live together in groups or “prides.” A pride consists of about 15 lions.
4) A lion can run for short distances at 50 mph and leap as far as 36 feet.
5) A lion’s roar can be heard from as far as 5 miles away.