Young girl who’s best friends with African wildlife

Young girl who’s best friends with African wildlife

Young girls lives life of mogli

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Tippi Degré, daughter of French wildlife photographers, had a most amazing childhood. young girl grew up in the African desert and created unique bond with wild animals, like 28 year old elephant named Abu, a leopard named j&B, lion cubs, giraffes, an ostrich, mongoose, crocodiles, a baby zebra, cheetah, a giant bullfrogs, and even snake. Africa was her home for many years and Tippi became friends with the ferocious animals and tribespeople of Namibia. As a young child, the French girl said, “I don’t have friends here. Because I never see children. So the animals are my friends.”N80TOSj LgYcOdKLooking past some fairly obvious and natural parental worries, Tippi had the most amazing upbringing. Not many of us can say that we lived a real life adventure where we rode ostriches in our free time or that our best friend growing up was an African elephant, one of the largest animals to walk the earth! P2svEKMParents Alain Degré and Sylvie Robert documented Tippi’s life and relationships with the African wildlife and transformed those moments into captivating books and movies. Tippi of Africa, published in 1998, told Tippi’s story of she and her parents, and Tippi’s close bonds with wild animals made her quite famous. Her mother said, “She was in the mindset of these animals. She believed the animals were her size and her friends. She was using her imagination to live in these different conditions.” PZw7O8W rOgvip4 sJe9C7Z uLH1xtY W8Tvj74 7OlQAG2 c0E5mLV TZ0pI88 1lkrwSe EKxGQsZ