Swans are very loyal to their partner, stick to their territory and try to stay away from people.
Today we want to share with you an incredible story about a swan who surprised everyone by hugging a man in gratitude for his salvation!
TV presenter Richard Wise, who was walking through the Abbotsbury Nature Reserve, saw a swan that was stuck in a fence and could not get out on his own. As a thank you for saving the bird, she hugged him with her long, flexible neck and clung to him trustingly.
“This is an incredible feeling – when a wild, in essence, the animal suddenly trusts you so much!” Richard exclaimed, moved. “I hugged the swan to my chest to reassure it that it was safe.”
“I could feel his heart beating; it’s an incredible feeling to know an animal trusts you.” “When it realizes you will not harm it.”