Bull Meant For Bullfighting Became A Snuggler Instead

He just wants to sit in the sun with his dad.

Bulls really don't want to fight.

Despite how they are typically cast, these animals are really sweet-natured, when they aren't prodded and terrified into a furious frenzy.

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YouTube/PERU Antitaurino

One man set out to show this - by adopting a bull as a pet.

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YouTube/PERU Antitaurino

To dispel misconceptions about the natures of these animals, Christophe Thomas, of Rennes, France, bought a bull at an auction that likely would have sent him to a fight in Spain.

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YouTube/PERU Antitaurino

The relationship between Thomas and his pet shows just what a softie the bull, named Fodjen, really is.

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YouTube/PERU Antitaurino

And it shows how animals can also bring out the sweetness in man, another sometimes fierce animal.

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YouTube/PERU Antitaurino

To help stop bullfighting, you can sign a petition here.

You can watch a video of their amazing friendship below.

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