While almost everyone would love to hug and play with lions, issues arise for most of us like the possibility of winding up as lunch. Thankfully, the Internet allow us all the opportunity to vicariously get up close and personal with these 'Kings of the Jungle' from the comfort of our computers without fear of such dire consequences.
Click play on this video above from photographer Chris McLennan as his radio-controlled camera buggy "Car-L" captures what it's like to be 'part of the pride' in Botswana. We recommend watching in high definition and full-screen if possible.
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