My friend’s cat Beatrix *^*
Dublin Zoo, March 1936.
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A soldier walks his pet lion Fagen on the beach, US, 1951.
Posters covering a building near Lynchburg to advertise a Downie Bros. circus, 1936.
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A woman taking her cat out for a walk about town while keeping it on a tight leash, 1938.
Eight week old tiger cubs belonging to Ranee, a tiger ar Whipsnade zoo, find that their keeper is very useful as a climbing post, 7th July 1937.
Animal trainer Robert Baudy dresses dogs as lions. The special lion masks worn by his dogs save him the cost and the danger of working with real lions. Audiences seem to like it as much as the real thing too, circa 1956.