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This Friendship Between A Lion And A Man Who Saved His Life Is Unbelievable

Wild animals, especially felins, are thought to be cold-blooded killers and it’s highly dangerous to be around them without protection. This is certainly not th case since 69-year-old Frikkie Von Solms, a South African caretaker, spent 11 years taking care of Zion, a gentle, loving African Lion.

People talk about lions like they are just lions but they have personalities, they have humour and laugh. Zion is a gentle giant. He has never attacked humans and I trust him completely.”, said Von Solms.

Zion Was separated from his mother for being in danger of being killed by his father.

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He spent 11 years of his life being raised by Frikkie.

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Zion prefers Frikkie to walk without shoes because the noise bothers him.

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An 11-year-old lion and a 69-year-old human have become best friends.

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Frikkie said Zion is a gentle giant and has never attacked humans.

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He also said it was once in a lifetime experience to grow up wth him and learn about the stages of being a lion.

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Frikkie really l0ves the lion.

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They even share a truck and a bed.

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Frikkie raised 19 lions, cheetahs, and tigers, but the bond he shared with Zion is special.

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Zion lets Frikkie hold his tail.

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This friendship proves lions are not always dangerous.

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Watch this video with more about this amazing friendship

 

 

 

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