A 92-year-old WWII vet lived his dream of meeting a lion

Jim, a 92-year-old World War II veteran who has never been to a zoo, always dreamed of meeting a lion. The Bowmanville Zoo in Canada helped make his dream come true.

Story and editing by Jeremy Dreyfuss

Follow INSIDER on Facebook

Follow INSIDER on YouTube

NOW WATCH: Briefing videos

Business Insider Emails & Alerts

Site highlights each day to your inbox.

Follow Business Insider Australia on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.