Touching and incredible stories about the friendship between animals
These amazing stories - excerpts from the book by Lisa Rogak "One big happy family," in which she told about 50 when between different species of animals arose a strong friendship. We chose the most touching:
Labrador and duck
duckling Dennis found a Labrador named Fred and his master. Dennis lost his mother, was covered in dirt and generally looked very important. Fred immediately began to lick him, took his defense and now these two are virtually inseparable.
Squirrel and felines
Cub proteins found on the children outside, to walk with her mother. It is not known what happened to him, but he was quite small and abandoned. Without help, he would have certainly died.
The woman brought him home, but the baby refused to eat. And then her husband has offered to put a cub, named Chestnut, to kittens - their cat just lambing.
Fortunately, Chestnut perfectly fit into the cat's company and now feels a full member of a large family.
Boxer and goat
When this goat was born from her mother refused, and the hostess had to feed it from the nipple. But, to everyone's surprise, his father's feelings awakened in the owner's boxer, who began to lick the newborn and even took her under his wing and protection. Now these two - do not spill water, even sleeping in an embrace.
Spaniel and goats
Spaniel named Jesse fathered several orphaned kids. And he really feeds them from a bottle, it's not staged photography. Jesse's boss says that purposely taught him to keep the bottle in order to pass on to him of the responsibility for feeding babies. And Spaniel copes.
Border Collie pups and pot-bellied pig
In 1997, the pigs were in a veterinary clinic, because of their mother refused. At the clinic he lived collie named Mack. As soon as he saw the pigs, then immediately I began to lick them and actually replace the mother.
The Owl and the gusonok
This owl many years it was not possible to have offspring and it is very sad. Once one of the employees of the Center of birds breeding planted her goose egg.
In this situation, most birds would be ignored or broken someone else's egg. But then it turned out otherwise: the egg was accepted as a native and hatched baby then developed warmest kinship.
German Kurzhaar and owlet
When the owlet entered the center of breeding birds of prey, he was only four weeks old. Once again, due to an oversight personnel owlet met face to face with a German Kurzhaar Kjer owned founder of the Center Karen Andriunas.
Hunting dog and a bird of prey - such a meeting, it seemed, did not promise anything good. However, to everyone's surprise, owlet and dog friends with each other at a glance.
Great Dane fawn and
fawn thrown mother brought in the Wildlife Rescue Center of very young and dying. The warmest welcome baby had a dog named Rocky, owned by the son of one of the Center's staff.
Rocky took care of the fawn, as his own cub. Fawn recovered and the two became best friends.
A cross between a Doberman and shepherd dogs badger
In the life of a badger, in fact, played an important role two dogs. One found it, a small, abandoned, hungry, and took his masters. People gave the kid the staff of the Center wildlife rescue. Here badger noticed another dog, named Murray, and also began to patronize him.
Rhodesian Ridgeback / Pointer and Lama
Another story of a happy adoption. After the mother Lama refused to feed her newborn cub, baby put into foster care a dog named Rosie, who recently gave birth to their pups. Rosie proved to be extremely caring mother and their children, and to foster Lama.
Boxer and pig
pig found abandoned and dying mother about an hour after birth. Owners began to nurse the baby. For the case on its own initiative and joined the boxer nicknamed Suzy took a pig under his wing. When the pig grew, the relationship became only stronger - friends all day running around and playing together.
Chimpanzees and puppies
Many chimpanzees behave with indifference or even aggressive towards smaller animals. Anna - is another matter. She lives in a small zoo and brings several puppies, which refers to the surprise tenderly and gently.
Chicken and puppies Rottweiler
Chicken named Mabel hurt his paw and the owners took it to the house, where at that time lived rotveylersha with their puppies. Chicken carefully and with great interest watched the dog caring for their offspring.
As soon as the latter excused myself, chicken immediately changed her puppies took "under his wing". Thus was born a new happy family.
Poynter and kenguronok
This story took place in the Australian state of Victoria. Poynter Rex was walking with his master and came across a dead female kangaroo.
The owner has withdrawn the dog home, but soon Rex escaped and returned to the place of death of the animal. It turned out that in a bag in a dead female cub sitting. Rex took it carefully and brought to the people. Dog and kangaroo have become friends do not spill water - as long as kenguronok not grown and had to release the reserve.
Labrador and pygmy hippopotamus
Labrador Lisha lives at the Center for Wildlife in South Africa. When the Center received orphan pygmy hippopotamus, Lisha immediately volunteered to be his "natural mother".
I must say that the present maternal Lishi talent: for 10 years of her life she has grown more than 30 cubs of animals of different breeds.
Akita and Lion
In 1998, there was an unbreakable friendship akita breed dog named Coneco and lion cub named for Sam zoo in Glasgow (Scotland).
Chihuahua and marmosets
In one of the smallest zoos in Latin America there were some monkeys, marmosets. They do not get along very well with each other, and the youngest and weak ones, it was decided to relocate.
Then this marmoset met with Chihuahua named Sam and found him his "mother". Almost all day the dog drove a monkey on his back.
When tamarins little grown up, Sam was too heavy to carry her, and this responsibility has assumed another dog - a golden retriever.