When we think about animal friendships, it’s easy to default to those who we know and share our lives with. But some of the most incredible bonds exist among species who call the ocean home, we just don’t see them as often.
Fish are amazing animals who experience the world in many ways that are similar to us. Their capacity to suffer and experience emotion has been long overlooked, but research is revealing more and more why these animals deserve our care and consideration.
This incredible underwater rescue captured more than a life-saving effort by a compassionate beachgoer, it also revealed a bond between two fish, so strong that even the threat of a human ‘predator’ couldn’t break it.