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Published:December 15th, 2014 16:57 EST
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Cheetah Plays With Puppy at San Deigo Zoo Safari Park: Video

By Robert Paul Reyes

"The San Diego Zoo Safari Park has released video of cheetah cub Ruuxa showing off his speed while playing with his puppy companion.

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The 7-month-old playful pair were filmed playing in an open area set aside to allow Ruuxa to reach his top running speed."

UPI

I first wrote about this adorable this adorable pair on June 13, 2014 when they were first introduced to each other. I predicted that they would be BFFs, and it looks like I was right!

http://thesop.org/story/20140613/puppy-cheetah-cub-at-san-diego-zoo-become-best-friends-video.html

Ruuxa the cheetah and Raina the pooch are constant companions, and they are one of the favorite attractions at the San Diego Safari Park.

Will this unlikely friendship persevere? As the premier SOP animal lover, I will keep you abreast of their adventures.

Here`s a video taken when Ruuxa and Raina were much younger:


Read more: http://www.upi.com/Odd_News/2014/12/15/Cheetah-plays-with-puppy-at-San-Diego-Zoo/6601418671202/#ixzz3M09diMew

Photo Credit: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

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