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More information, including how to purchase a full-length DVD:

THE DVD, “CHRISTIAN THE LION AT WORLD’S END” CAN BE PURCHASED AT…

http://www.bornfree.org.uk/shop/acata…

WHICH WILL HELP THE BORN FREE FOUNDATION SAVE EVEN MORE OF THE WORLD’S WILDLIFE.

THEY ALSO HAVE SIGNED COPIES OF VIRGINIA MCKENNA’S BOOK “CHRISTIAN THE LION’S JOURNEY TO FREEDOM” AVAILABLE AT…

http://www.bornfree.org.uk/shop/acata…

The dvd is also available at

http://www.beckmanndirect.com/Wildlif…

There’s also more info at Wikipedia:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christia…

Many thanks to all the TV shows and news programmes who’ve used my video in their reports and helped to raise awareness of animal welfare throughout the world.

This is also true of news publications such as The Sunday Times (27-07-08) & TimesOnline…

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news…

and The Daily Telegraph (31.07.08)…

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/main…

and also The Sun (28.07.08)…

http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/…

Christian left the Kora Reserve in 1973. He made his new territory along the Tana river, but when the Wakamba herdsmen kept bringing their livestock to his hunting ground, he moved on. George Adamson said in his autobiography, “I used to count the days on which we hadn’t seen Christian, but when they reached 97, I gave up recording them in my diary.” Because a lion can live from 12 to 15 years in the wild, Adamson believed that Christian ended his days in the Meru National Reserve only a few miles up river.

“Lion Man” Gareth Patterson, author, environmentalist, and the person who continued George Adamson’s lion rehabilitation work, revisited Kora in 1998. This is what he found…

http://www.fatheroflions.org/Kora_Rev…

As for the two guys, the Born Free Foundation tells me that Anthony “Ace” Bourke (referred to as Ace “Berg” in a Daily Mail article) lives in Australia as a lecturer and expert in the area of Aboriginal Art, and John Rendall lives in the UK and is a Trustee of the George Adamson Wildlife Preservation Trust.

Anyone wishing to donate to the George Adamson Wildlife Preservation Trust can do so by contacting one of the following….

George Adamson Wildlife Preservation Trust
16a Park View Road
London
N3 2JB
UK
Tel: +44 (0)20 8343 4246
Fax: +44 (0)20 8343 4048
info@georgeadamson.org

The Tony Fitzjohn/George Adamson
African Wildlife Preservation Trust
Georgianna Pennington Regnier
116 La Patera Drive
Camarillo
CA 93010
USA
+1 805 987 0997

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Written by Leisureguy

5 August 2008 at 9:17 am

Posted in Cats, Daily life

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  1. that is such a badass video

    http://www.naturesgrasp.com
    Save our world!

    Like

    Dave

    8 August 2008 at 4:37 pm


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