Friday, November 17, 2017
"Husky Dog Adopts Stray Cat, Saving her Life" : mammalian moms really adopt other people's children
“Husky Dog Adopts Stray Cat, Saving Her Life” (7 min), from The DoDo.
Mammalian moms will take of the young of other species. A NatGeo film showed a leopard taking care of a stray baby baboon. NatGeo has an article on the topic discussing dolphins.
But in this little story, it was the maternal attention from a female Siberian husky that gave a kitten, found at the age of two weeks, the will to thrive and live.