After a lion cub had ventured to close to the edge of a cliff it was left to his mother to save the day. The mother was alerted to the cub's distress when it started crying for help. Despite other members of the pride trying in rescue the distressed cub it was left to mum to come to the rescue. The scene was captured by wildlife photographer Jean-Francois Largot in Kenya’s Masai Mara game reserve.
Source: Daily Mail - Cliffhanger! Lion cub saved by mum in dramatic scenes caught on camera as he cries out pitifully for help.