A penguin makes a 5,000 miles trek annually to visit his human rescuer

Here is a one sweet kind story of an unusual friendship. A penguin was discovered covered by oil on the beach by a kind-hearted retired builder Joao Pereira de suza, who successfully bring the penguin back to health after nursing it   and gave it a nickname “Dindim” five years ago ”. But little did he realize he made a friendship with this penguin for life because for the past four years, this penguin keep coming back and visit him by traveling 5,000 miles of trek annually !

As de Souza told The Daily Mail:

Now, Dindim spends eight months of the year with Mr de Souza and spends the rest of his time breeding off the coast of Argentina and Chile. […]

‘But he wouldn’t leave, he stayed with me for 11 months and then just after he changed his coat with new feathers he disappeared,’ recalled the retired builder. ‘Everyone said he wouldn’t return but he has been coming back to visit me for the past four years.

To learn more about this amazing story be sure to check the clip below.


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