Despite how scary and intimidating the lion may look, some crazy people adore having lions as their own exotic Pets. They prefer to own a big oversized house cat walking around, than having a cute little kitten. Melanie Griffith´s parents are crazy enough to keep a lion under the name of Neil. Actually he loves playing around the pool and behaves like a dog. But truth be said, lions are not supposed to live inside a house neither taking it outside. In Saratov, Russian city, the lion Maya got out and injured a boy after chasing him down.