This Man Attempts To Hug A Wild Lion, What Happened Next Is Unbelievable

Lions are popularly known as the “King of the Jungle”, the fiercest carnivorous on the planet. We’ve heard a lot of frightening stories about lions and most of us were left in fear. But it seems that lions are one of the poorly misunderstood animals in the world and here is one guy who can prove that what we believed and learned about lions are not all true, as there’s another side of them that we need to see and understand.

Kevin Richardson is a South African zookeeper who’s renowned for being so up close and intimate with lions that he has been accepted into several prides.


He has been hugging wild lion to make a statement about the poaching of wild lions in Africa.

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Kevin is risking his life to save these adorable beasts from extinction, but what’s stunning is how these lions react to his loving approach.

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Instead of being a prey, this man has been accepted by the lions. It is obvious that the lions find comfort in him as he spends time with them.

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Now he is called “The Lion Whisperer”  Watch the proof below:

H/T: The Mind Unleashed | Panthera

We didn’t know that the lion’s population are in critical level. They’ve been hunted down for their bones as substitutes for tiger bone potions in India and China. The wild lions are considered the most effective than those of the breed ones. The demand is rising fast and these lions are running out of time.


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