In jest, the star said that after having fed his youngest son to the lions, he felt too guilty to do the same with his other children.
“But the other two? I felt guilty after that so they came home unscathed”, he added.
Earlier in the day Matthew’s actress wife Charley also took to social media to reveal that during their two-hour trip to the wildlife centre Bowie wasn’t happy about being strapped into his carseat.
Posting an unhappy Boomerang video of her blonde-haired baby, she wrote for her 506,000 followers to see: “This kid. He won’t keep his arms in the straps and I literally make them as tight as they go. Any tips?”