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If an 18-Year-Old Female Lion Can Grow a Mane, Why Can’t I too?

As a senior woman, I am sick of plucking and shaving.

Photo by Ray Grau on Unsplash

Zuri is a senior lioness living at the Topeka Zoo and Conservation Center in Kansas. She is part of a three-lion pride there. On October 23, 2020, Avus, the only male of the pride, passed away, and soon after, Zuri, the dominant female, started to grow a mane. The growth is nothing like a male’s mane…



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Carole Olsen

Author, freelance writer, shrinking senior citizen, mom, MomMom to all who love me,, outdoors enthusiast, vegetarian, loves animals, people are questionable.