The lion is one of the five big cats in the world. With some males exceeding 250 kg in weight, it is the second-largest living cat after the tiger.Lions are large carnivorous mammals that belong to the family of felines.  The have a tawny coat with a long tuffed tail. Male lions have a large mane of darker colored fur surrounding its head and neck.  Lions are the only cats that have this obvious difference between the males and the females.Lions in the wild live for around 12 years.Lions are the laziest of the big cats. They usually spend 16 to 20 hours a day sleeping and resting. Sper ca te-am ajutat :D