A home for Iman

A home for Iman

Iman is a young, orphaned lioness confiscated in Eastern Somaliland. Iman is believed to have been taken from Ethiopia for a buyer in the Middle East.

She is now in good health, thanks to the expert emergency care from our friends at the Cheetah Conservation Fund. With permission from the Ethiopian Wildlife Conservation Authority and His Excellency Muse Bihi Abdi, President of the Republic of Somaliland, Iman was moved this week to Born Free’s sanctuary Ensessa Kotteh in Ethiopia.

Sadly, Iman will never be able to be released back into the wild. At Ensessa Kotteh, she will live in our care, free from harm, in a large, natural and spacious enclosure.

Will you help fund her lifetime care? Her lifetime care will include food, veterinary care, environmental enrichment and enclosure upkeep, as well as our work protecting other animals in need at Ensessa Kotteh.

Will you please help give Iman a life worth living?


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