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Published:August 21st, 2014 09:44 EST

Cheetah Cub and Puppy: BFFs Video!

By Robert Paul Reyes

"A cheetah cub that was rejected by its mother has found a true friend in a Rhodesian ridgeback puppy. The cub, Ruuxa, was born without litter mates, and it`s common for cheetah parents to abandon the lone offspring in such situations.


Realizing the little cat needed somebody to hang out with, keepers at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park found her a new companion. Raina, the pup selected for the task, is also a baby. "


When these two adorable animals were first paired up many people suspected that puppy love would soon degenerate into bitter rivalry.

But Ruuxa and Raina are BFFs; they sleep, play and cause mischief together. They have been together longer than your average Kim Kardashian marriage, and unlike Kim and Kanye they engage in clean and wholesome fun that families can enjoy together.

We, especially celebrities, can learn a lot about friendship, love and loyalty from our animal friends.

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