White lion cubs born at Japanese zoo

Seven cubs born to three South African lionesses at Himeji Central Park zoo. White lions are rare, with only about 300 considered to be in existence
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Nine-day-old lioness cubs are held by zoo keepers at Himeji Central Park on July 9, 2013 in Himeji, Japan. The seven white lioness cubs, given birth by three female South African Lions were born on June 6th, 26th and 30th. The cubs will be on public display for the first time later this week. (Getty Images)
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Thirteen day old lioness cubs are fed by zoo keepers at Himeji Central Park on July 9, 2013 in Himeji, Japan. The seven white lioness cubs, given birth by three female South African Lions were born on June 6th, 26th and 30th. The cubs will be on public display for the first time later this week. (Getty Images)
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A one month old lion plays at Himeji Central Park on July 9, 2013 in Himeji, Japan. Seven white lioness cubs birth by three female South African loins June 6th, 26th and 30th, those seven white lion start to shown to the public end of this week. (Getty Images)
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A one month old lioness play at Himeji Central Park on July 9, 2013 in Himeji, Japan. Seven white lioness cubs birth by three female South African loins June 6th, 26th and 30th, those seven white lion start to shown to the public end of this week. (Getty Images)
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Thirteen day old lioness cubs are fed by zoo keepers at Himeji Central Park on July 9, 2013 in Himeji, Japan. The seven white lioness cubs, given birth by three female South African Lions were born on June 6th, 26th and 30th. The cubs will be on public display for the first time later this week. (Getty Images)
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Thirteen day old lioness cubs are held by zoo keepers at Himeji Central Park on July 9, 2013 in Himeji, Japan. The seven white lioness cubs, given birth by three female South African Lions were born on June 6th, 26th and 30th. The cubs will be on public display for the first time later this week. (Getty Images)
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Thirteen day old lioness cubs walk after a feed at Himeji Central Park on July 9, 2013 in Himeji, Japan. The seven white lioness cubs, given birth by three female South African Lions were born on June 6th, 26th and 30th. The cubs will be on public display for the first time later this week. (Getty Images)
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Thirteen day old lioness cubs are held by zoo keepers at Himeji Central Park on July 9, 2013 in Himeji, Japan. The seven white lioness cubs, given birth by three female South African Lions were born on June 6th, 26th and 30th. The cubs will be on public display for the first time later this week. (Getty Images)