Watch lion demonstrate its love for human rescuers with hug

Fancy a cuddle?

PUBLISHED: 17:03, 12 Dec 2014 | 

If you asked someone who was their best friend and they told you it was a lion, would you believe them? Well…

Incredibly, Sirga the lioness treats the two conservationists – who work for Modisa Wildlife Project – like she would any other lion, after members of the project saved her after she was abandoned.