Category Archives: Lion Adopting

Balloo The Lion

13 October 2014

Balloo was 'adopted' as a cub by Serengeti Balloon Safaris in 2012 through a financial contribution to The Serengeti Lion Project. (follow the story of Balloo from the beginning). Being almost three years old Balloo, is reaching Read more

Serengeti Lion Project – adopted cub

14 August 2013

*** update *** Now one-and-a-half years old, Balloo is healthy and strong - despite growing up with nine brothers! The Mukoma Gypsies pride that Balloo belongs to has been difficult to find lately, having wandered far from Read more

Serengeti Balloon Safaris support lion research and adopt a lion cub.

22 November 2012

Balloo was born in January of 2012 into the Mukoma Gypsies Pride. Because mothers become very secretive when they have cubs, Balloo was about two months old when we first saw her. She has nine Read more