Ok, friends... aside from the obvious uhh...
common sense ethical issues this arises, can we just pause for a moment to stare open-mouthed at this LIFE magazine spread by photographer Michael Rougier -chronicling Tippi Hedren and her family living with their pet lions (that's lionS, y'all - not just one).
Back in the crazy, glowy, haze of 1970's Hollywood. When things like disco, shag carpet, Farah hair, lagoon-like pools, and oh... living with LIONS, was no biggie.
A young Melanie Griffith snuggles up with her pet cat.