Crocodiles are seen as dangerous predators known for their ferocious bites. They’re not seen as animals that form emotional friendships. But one Costa Rican man named Chito formed an unlikely bond with a crocodile.
This documentary shares the story of how Chito found a young crocodile injured from a gunshot and spent the next three years nursing him back to health. He named the crocodile Pocho and began a friendship with the reptile that spanned 20 years. Their relationship is incredible to watch.
Watch a short clip below and share this surprising friendship with your friends and family.
Note: the video below is the entire documentary at 45 minutes. Well worth watching.