Lioness kills father of her cubs at Indianapolis zoo

The Indianapolis Zoo's adult male lion named Nyack, which died as the result of injuries inflicted by an adult female lion, is seen in this undated photo released by the zoo in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S., October 21, 2018. Courtesy Indianapolis Zoo/Handout via REUTERS

(Reuters) – A lioness has killed the father of her three offspring, suffocating her mate by locking her jaws onto his neck at the Indianapolis Zoo in an attack not fully understood by zoo staff. The lions had been held together at the zoo for eight years, producing three cubs in 2015, and zookeepers had […]

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