What did he do?! Hilarious moment king of the jungle put in his place by mate

This feisty lioness was caught giving her boyfriend a good slapping.

The quarrelling lion couple proves that it’s not always easy to love the one you’re with.

Pic by Giuseppe Damico/Caters News

Captured on the luscious green savanna of Tanzania in the Ndutu area – the fighting pair were also spotted baring their teeth and giving each other dirty looks.

Pic by Giuseppe Damico/Caters News

Manager, Giuseppe D’amico, snapped the domestic dispute while on the prowl for photo opportunities.

Pic by Giuseppe Damico/Caters News

Giuseppe, 59, said: “I was there because of the many photographic opportunities – in this case a pair of very quarrelsome mating lions.

Pic by Giuseppe Damico/Caters News

“These photos were taken in Tanzania, in the Ndutu area, at the southern border of the Serengeti.

Pic by Giuseppe Damico/Caters News

“The pictures show the frequent quarrels between the two lions in love.”