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    This is the man who bought this lion as a cub in the 60’s and then when it got too big he let it into the wild. 10 years later it was the alpha male in a nature reserve in Africa and it was really violent. The guy went to see it and it walked up to him and gave him a hug. ^ What a story. I would love to have this experience, and hug! :-)

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    • Charley Hurley

      This man bought a lion as a cub in the 60’s. When it had gotten too big he released it into the wild. 10 years later the lion had become the alpha male in a nature reserve in Africa and was known to be incredibly violent. When the owner returned to visit his old pet, the lion immediately walked up to him and gave him a hug. Sweetest thing ever.

    • Dragisa Beric

      Originating as an adolescent wild running “Bird Man of Orange Grove” caring for all things nature to a self taught animal behaviourist, it is no surprise that when Kevin Richardson crosses all barriers involved with the animal kingdom and cuddles lions he is known as the mighty “Lion Whisperer”.

    • Sara Leonard

      This is the man who raised this lion for awhile as a cub, then released it back into the wild to learn how to live again. After like 25 years, the guy goes back to check on him, and the lion still remembers him and literally gives his "old friend" a hug. The most inspiring thing I have witnessed. <3

    • Therese Heidenreich

      man hugs lion. lion hugs #cute baby Animals #Baby Animals|

    • Jessica Smith

      man, lion, embrace, and then the lion attacks him!! let wild animals be wild, they are not your friend!

    • Sandy Beach

      Kevin Richardson - The Lion Whisperer As an animal behaviourist, he has developed close relationships with not only a pride of lions, but many other big cats as well as hyenas and other predators. He does this at the Kingdom of the White Lion outside of Johannesburg, South Africa. It is an awesome and emotional thing to watch him roll around, romp, swim, and nap with creatures as magnificent as lions.

    • Meghan Simmons

      #Friendship #Love #Man #Lion #Nature #Animal #Friends #Hug #Beautiful

    • Karl Yang

      A Big Hug From A Big Cat - Pets Lover Blog

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