Believe it or not, actress Tippi Hedren once allowed a fully grown lion (Neil) free to roam about at her home in LA. Neil was all over the place, swimming pool, living room, and bedroom. Neil was occasionally playing with her 13-year old daughter Melanie Griffith. Life magazine did a feature on this and looking back, Tippi Hedren admitted she should not have taken those risks!
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