Humans, we are a narcissistic creature, arrogant in our ways with complete lack of empathy for other creatures. Not to mention our insatiable need for admiration by all around us that we feel the need to parade our conquest and superiority over others; a cave-man ways thinking if you ask me.
Do you remember the 13-year-old Cecil the lion (with a black-man) who was shot dead by a trophy hunter back in July 2015? The infamous act drew worldwide condemnation and made Cecil the lion trend worldwide for a couple of weeks. Well, Cecil’s 6-year-old son, Xanda, has also met his death like his father did.
Xanda was in his prime and a father to several young cubs. Xanda is just of Cecil’s offspring to die at the hands of a human; one Richard Cooke to be exact. Cooke is also responsible of killing Xanda’s brother.
Like his father, Xanda was found dead wearing an electronic collar outside the Hwange National Park. In a press statement the Park said:
“We can’t believe that now, 2 years since Cecil was killed, that his oldest Cub #Xanda has met the same …read more