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I had forgotten how inspirational I find the women explorers of the era. This is explorer Osa Johnson with her pet cheetah, Bong c. 1949 - Luckily people aren't so foolish as to keep wild animals for pets nowadays.

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This man bought this lion as a cub, and when it got too big he let it go into the wild. 10 years later it was the alpha male in a nature reserve in Africa. When the guy went to see it, the lion walked up to him and gave him a big hug.