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Wild animals are notoriously unpredictable, especially wild cats. What if one was rescued from the brink of death and remembers you for it?

A woman found an injured lion in the forest, nursed him back to health and arranged a new home for him in a zoo where she knew he’d be well taken care of. When she drops by to see how her feline friend was doing, he instantly recognizes her and gives her a great big hug – the lion way.

Click to view the unexpectedly sweet moment below!

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