Morning Cuteness: Lion Cub Discovers Ball

Jaime Saldarriaga/Landov

updated 10/31/2012 AT 8:00 AM ET

originally published 10/31/2012 AT 9:00 AM ET

That’s how we roll, kid!

Bantu, a 2-month-old lion cub born at a zoo in Cali, Colombia, seems uncertain about the meaning of the ball presented in front of him – but we have no doubt he’ll soon learn what it means to play.

The little big cat made his debut last week and appeared very ready for his close-up.

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