NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - A young male African lion at the Virginia Zoo is moving to a new home.
Zoo officials say the lion will be shipped from Norfolk on Thursday to Disney's Animal Kingdom in Orlando, Fla.
The male was among a litter of four cubs born at the zoo in May 2009. Two other male cubs were previously sent to the Pittsburgh Zoo and a female went to a zoo in Knoxville, Tenn.
Virginia Zoo assistant director Roger Sweeney says the moves will enable the cubs' parents to breed again.
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