MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The story of a Minnesota dentist who allegedly poached a beloved lion in Zimbabwe has sparked an international reaction.

The 13-year-old collared research lion named Cecil was shot when it ventured outside the protection of a National Park. Officials in Zimbabwe say Dr. Walter Palmer paid about $55,000 to hunt the lion.

Now, people around the world, including well-known celebrities, have been sounding off on social media and elsewhere.

We’ve put together some of their responses below:

Jimmy Kimmel

Ricky Gervais

Cara Delevingne

MC Hammer

Olivia Wilde

Piers Morgan

Sharon Osbourne

Geri Horner (fmr. Spice Girl)

https://twitter.com/GeriHalliwell/status/626362666559373312

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