TWO lions proved that diamond’s are not a girl’s only friend – during a heartfelt reunion with the woman who raised them after seven years.
The Sun Reports: The beautifully groomed big cats were filmed running towards the gate of Malkia Zoo in Slovakia the moment they sensed their first owner was near.
The lions ran over to embrace the woman who raised them when they were newborn cubs. Although seven years had gone by, the cubs were seemed over the moon when she came to visit them. In touching scenes, the lions open their paws out and give the woman a really big hug – one lion is captured closing its eyes to enjoy the moment.
According to reports, the woman gave the cubs to a zoo in Switzerland seven years ago.
She couldn’t look after them anymore when they outgrew her.
The heartwarming video comes weeks after a “lion-whisperer” was filmed leaping into a river and playing with wild big cats.
The abandoned lion cubs were lying in a ditch when Kevin Richardson rescued them in South Africa.
The woman was almost reduced to tears as the big cats opened their paws out to give her a big hug
He said: “I wanted to give them a little bit more than that quality of life.
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