Opposites Attract: Cheetah Cub and Puppy Are Best Friends

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WINSTON, Oregon – In today’s dose of “aww…” meet Pancake, the cheetah cub and Dayo, the Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy. Despite appearances, they are not subjects of a children’s storybook. They are real life BFFs at Wildlife Safari in Winston, Oregon. It all started because Pancake’s mom reportedly couldn’t produce enough milk, and she abandoned her cub shortly after giving birth. In response, staff at Wildlife Safari stepped in to make sure she receives adequate nutrition, and for equally important companionship, they brought in the dog.