They say that dog is “man’s best friend” but that’s not a sentiment that’s shared by all other animals. From monkeys to horses, there are a whole lot of contenders vying for that number one bestie spot. And can you blame them? We humans can be pretty awesome sometimes (I’m told that I give the most amazing belly rubs).
Now, I’m sure that we’ve all seen more than a few YouTube clips of various animals getting very chummy with humans and doing all kinds of adorably silly things. But here’s a very unusual video that left me stunned for a good long while… the young boy in this video has developed a special bond with a stingray! And not just any stingray… a HUGE stingray that likes to hang out at a fishing harbour!
On the Canary Islands in Spain, there’s a harbour in Vueltas, Valle Gran Rey frequently used by the local fishermen. These fishermen end up throwing some of their catch back into the water, and this has attracted other aquatic life who come over to feed.