Tiger cub Subali Czar and his lion friend Shaumbay draw a crowd.  Frond Day at the Marco Island Historical Museum on Saturday featured artwork painted by Tommie Barfield Elementary students under the direction of artist Heidi Saletko, plus activities and lion and tiger cubs. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent

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Tiger cub Subali Czar and his lion friend Shaumbay draw a crowd. Frond Day at the Marco Island Historical Museum on Saturday featured artwork painted by Tommie Barfield Elementary students under the direction of artist Heidi Saletko, plus activities and lion and tiger cubs. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent

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BigCatRescue writes:

While petting cubs may look innocent it almost always leads to abuse. Find out more about why it is SO wrong to allow public contact with big cats cubs here http://bigcatrescue.org/abuse-issues/... If people were to see the facilities where this cub lives, I think they would be appalled.

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