The lion is a villager species that has appeared in every game of the series. They are defined by their spiky mane and large nose.
- Mott is the only lion that is new in Animal Crossing: City Folk.
- Three lions has appeared in all of the Animal Crossing games.
 Villager Species
|Bud||Animal Crossing||August 8th||"You're not living unless you're sweating!"|
|Elvis||Animal Crossing||July 23rd||"Thank you very much."|
|Mott||Animal Crossing: City Folk||July 10th||N/A|