A mother screams in horror after a lion suddenly lunged at her child live on television.
The lion jumped and grabbed for the child as they appeared together on Mexican TV show Con Sello De Mujer.
The mother frantically holds on to her baby while the lion attempts to bite the child’s leg.
The lion's trainer steps in to restrain the animal who had a strong hold of the baby's trousers.
The shocking footage may be a couple of years old but has just recently being shared on social media.