The Sisters from The Holy Face of Jesus extended solemn prayers on Thursday, August 31, 2023, for the animals residing at Malabon Zoo. This act of devotion was in celebration of the World Day of Prayers for the Care of Creation as designated by Pope Francis.

Manny Tangco, the owner and founder of Malabon Zoo located in Malabon City, bestowed the name “Sir George” upon a white lion cub. Additionally, he announced that visiting teachers would enjoy a complimentary entrance to the zoo as part of the commemoration of Teacher’s Month. (Photo by BENJAMIN CUARESMA/ai/mnm)