Lion and Dachshund
Story of friendship between a lion and a dachshund. Leo made friends with a miniature Dachshund and her brothers. He is ready not only to play and cuddle, but also to share her food with them.Despite the difference in size, 227-pound lion and eight-year-old dachshund Milo from the zoo, located in the town of Winnwood, Oklahoma, became best friends.
A lion named Bonedigger was born with a metabolic bone disease that left him disabled. This circumstance helped shape unusual communication predatory animal with a zoo keeper John Renke who lost both legs in an accident that occurred during a jump with the banjo.When Milo and two other five-year-old dog named Bullet and Angel, sensed that the lion has health problems, they began to protect him, show him kindness and support. Over the past five years, Bonedigger and his pack of dogs cuddling, feast on raw meat and play together.Rence, who works at the zoo, witnessed, formed an unexpected connection between animals.
“This friendship between a 5-pound dachshund and 227-pound lion is the only of its kind. Milo is doing everything possible to copy Bonedigger when he tries to communicate with other lions in the Park,” said the caretaker.