|This material from the 5th edition SRD is published under the OGL|
|Large beast, unaligned|
|Armor Class: 12 (natural armor)|
|Hit Points: 26 (4d10+4)|
|Speed: 50 ft.|
|Skills: Perception +3, Stealth +6|
|Senses: passive Perception 13|
|Challenge: 1 (200 xp)|
| Keen Smell. The lion has advantage on Wisdom (Perception) checks that rely on smell.
Pounce. If the lion moves at least 20 feet straight toward a creature and then hits it with a claw attack on the same turn, that target must succeed on a DC 13 Strength saving throw or be knocked prone. If the target is prone, the lion can make one bite attack against it as a bonus action.
Running Leap. With a 10-foot running start, the lion can long jump 25 feet.
Bite. Melee Weapon Attack: +5 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 7 (1d8+3) piercing damage.
Claw. Melee Weapon Attack: +5 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 6 (1d6+3) slashing damage.