An Amazing Dog Takes Care Of Orphaned Zoo Animals Abandoned By Their...

An Amazing Dog Takes Care Of Orphaned Zoo Animals Abandoned By Their Mothers

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It’s not often that you see a dog at a zoo, but Blakely the Australian shepherd calls the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden his home. Unlike the other animals there, however, Blakely actually works at the zoo. He has a very special job that he clearly loves watching over baby animals who were abandoned by their mothers.

Right now, Blakely is taking care of Dale the takin, a goat/antelope-like animal which, even as a baby, is quite a bit bigger than the dog nanny. This makes for an odd sight during their morning walks.

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Dale will eventually grow up to be 500 pounds. For now, though, these two unlikely BFFs are perfectly matched.