The shark is an imposing marine creature par excellence, known to the world as the «King of the Ocean.» This majestic animal is not only completely beautiful, but also very dangerous, it is the most feared predator in the ocean, even by those of us who do not live in it.
Although the movies have been in charge of painting sharks as marine animals to be feared, in reality they only act on their instinct and that is where the danger really lies.
For those who can swim in the ocean near sharks, there is nothing more frightening than seeing a shark headed straight for them. This in short, should make a great impression…
A shark showed a diver that even a mighty ocean creature needs a friend
The diver Josh Eccles had a very close experience with a shark, from which he learned that they are not only aggressive.
While Josh was snorkeling in the Atlantic Ocean, he saw a lemon shark approaching him; the young man was terrified at first, was that shark going to attack? However, he got a big surprise.
A lemon shark can measure up to 3 meters long.
The shark was swimming right in Josh’s direction, but it wasn’t aggressive or attacking. When he was close to the diver, the shark began to crash into him, clearly trying to communicate with the young man.
As the animal collided directly with the diver, he tried to understand what he wanted to say. What could he do for this imposing shark?
It only took him a moment to notice that the animal looked quite desperate, worried, and in need of help.
Looking closely at the animal, Josh discovered what made it suffer so much. He could see how what seemed to be a hook came out of his belly, which hurt him deeply.
He knew immediately how much the poor shark was suffering and was shocked and dismayed. Especially since instead of being aggressive as he would have been expected by others, the little animal only asked to be helped.
Carefully and with a quick movement, Josh removed the hook from the animal’s belly to ease his anxiety and pain. However, he didn’t know if the animal would understand that he only wanted to help, and by mistake he would end up attacked.
He never expected such a response from the noble shark, the shark just gave him a thankful rub and he continued on his way.
Josh will never forget the moment he saved the animal’s life and they said the sweetest goodbye.
Josh was very happy that he was able to help his new friend, without letting fear get in the way.
Ocean animals suffer many times due to human negligence, thoughtlessness and wickedness. Much of our waste that falls into the sea terribly affects their lives and seriously threatens their health.
Watch the shocking moment when this angel in the form of a diver understood the signs of the shark that he suffered:
Something very similar happened when a diver who was off Isla del Socorro, off the coast of Mexico, came across a shark that was swimming around him.
He could tell that she wasn’t feeling well and looking closely he discovered that he needed his help.
It was a fishing net that wrapped the body of the animal and prevented it from swimming, the diver quickly gathered all his courage to try to save the shark and remove that net. Fortunately for both, the net was able to be removed from the shark’s body.
Another episode that could end in tragedy for the animal because of humans
Animals are beautiful and majestic, they do not deserve to suffer because of us. It is time that we begin to reflect and change. It is time to stop violating so much the beautiful blue planet that belongs to us and it is up to us to care and love.