The lions at the Copenhagen Zoo eat the remains of a healthy young giraffe named Marius in February. It's unclear whether the lion pictured was one of those euthanized. Kasper Palsnov/AFP/Getty Images hide caption itoggle caption Kasper Palsnov/AFP/Getty Images The Two-Way Another Uproar? Danish Zoo That Culled Giraffe Kills A Family Of Lions March 25, 2014 Two cubs and their parents were euthanized to make room for a younger lion. The zoo had already come under fire in February for euthanizing a young, healthy giraffe and feeding it to the lions.