Cheerleaders adopt lion

Cheerleaders from Blackpool stopped off at DZG for a whistle-stop photoshoot to mark their adoption of Asiatic lion, Itar.

dance-2-webTwenty seven members of Cats with Red Shoes, from South Shore, came on site to pick up the adoption package from Keeper, Jay Haywood.

Head of Media and Comunications, Jill Hitchman, said:?”The girls had taken part in a dancing contest in Dudley town centre and asked if they could use the castle as a backdrop for a team photograph, as a memento of their visit to the area.

“When they heard about our adoption packages they jumped at the chance to adopt their very own big cat and chose our gorgeous male lion, Itar.”

CAPTION:?Members of Cats with Red Shoes pick up their adoption package for Itar from Keeper, Jay Haywood.