Inhabits in open dry forest of teak, palas, ber, thorny shrubs and bushes.
Restricted to the Gir forest in Gujarat.
Lions are very opportunistic eaters, and will take almost any prey ranging from small rodents to young rhinos, hippopotamus and elephants. The majority of its prey, however, is medium to large ungulates, most notably zebra, wildebeest, impala, warthog, hartebeest and waterbuck.
10 kg of Buffalo Calf Meat in the summer while in the winter 12 kg of Buffalo Calf Meat is provided. The meat is provided 6 days in a week.