The one that will put his life on the line for his pride, for his females and for his young. Male lions will sacrifice anything for the greater good of. Now let's talk about hunting. There are two types of hunting that all lions, male and female, engage in. Well, I suppose you could say three types. Lionesses, not male lions, do the majority of hunting for their prides. Lionesses hunt around 90 percent of the time, while the males protect their pride. National.
Male and female lions have a number of differences between them, including Females are primarily responsible for hunting, which typically. In the pride it is the females that mostly hunt. More specifically the killers hunt. These are females who have for one reason or another become adept at hunting. The male lions cannot hunt because of their mane. If they would try to hunt they would die a heat death because the body, especially the head.