Abandoned lioness bonds with men who saved her life

By: News services
November 4, 2013 Updated: November 4, 2013 at 3:12 pm
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photo - PIC FROM CATERS - (PICTURED:Valentin having a hug with Sirga) - These heart-warming photographs show an incredible bond between a wild lioness and the men fighting to save her species. (Caters News Agency)
PIC FROM CATERS - (PICTURED:Valentin having a hug with Sirga) - These heart-warming photographs show an incredible bond between a wild lioness and the men fighting to save her species. (Caters News Agency) 

Difficult to believe the trust between a 110-pound lioness and two European men who rescued her in the African bush.

As a cub, Sirga was driven out of her pride and rescued by Valentin Gruener and Mikkel Legarth who could not stand by and watch her die.

The lioness has developed a very strong bond with the pair who are fighting to save her species in Botswana, southern Africa.

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Abandoned lioness bonds with men who saved her life

By: News services
Updated: November 4, 2013 at 3:12 pm

Difficult to believe the trust between a 110-pound lioness and two European men who rescued her in the African bush. As a cub, Sirga was driven out of her pride and rescued by Valentin Gruener and Mikkel Legarth who could not stand by and watch her die. The lioness has developed a very...

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