the lion cub

Marcus the Lion cub lives with his pride in the Karoo Dens. His father is the leader of the Great Karoo Pride and the King of the Karoo Desert. Marcus hopes to grow up to be just like his father. He is seen as the leader of the group and named the group his Little Karoo Pride, or the Little Karoos. Marcus is always working on his roar. He hopes that one day his roar will be as intimidating and commanding as his father’s.

the piglet

Pokey the Piglet lives in Mr. Farmer’s red barn in the Karoo Desert. She enjoys spending her time eating and sleeping in the mud. Mr. Farmer loves Pokey very much and often spoils her with lots of delicious food. When Pokey is not sleeping or eating, she joins the Little Karoos for an adventure but she always insists on being home in time for dinner.