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Your morning adorable: Injured lion cub recuperates at keeper's home

May 22, 2009 | 11:49 am

Nala, a two-week-old lion cub, recuperates after surgery to repair her broken leg

Nala, a 2-week-old lion cub at Hungary's Nyiregyhazi Zoo, recently had surgery to repair a broken right thigh bone. (Keepers believe that her mother, Kyara, accidentally injured the cub.)

Now, while she's recuperating, Nala is living at the home of her keeper, Aniko Herlicska. She's experienced a whole host of new things at Herlicska's home -- from the joys of eating furniture to playing with Herlicska's dog Mala, a corded puli

More photos after the jump.

Nala, a two-week-old lion cub, recuperates after surgery to repair her broken leg

Nala, a two-week-old lion cub, recuperates after surgery to repair her broken leg

-- Lindsay Barnett

Photos: Attila Balazs / European Pressphoto Agency

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