Monkey Adopts a Puppy, Protects It from Stray Dogs, and Even Lets It Eat First

Nature loves to surprise us and show us the strangest animal relationships we never thought possible.  A recently discovered bond between a monkey and a puppy in Erode, India is blowing people’s minds.

A rhesus macaque monkey is roaming the streets with a puppy.  The locals couldn’t believe their eyes when they first saw the monkey fight off other stray dogs to protect the puppy.

Then someone offered them food, and the monkey made sure the puppy ate first – how cute!

A rare bond between a macaque monkey and puppy is blowing people’s minds in India.

The monkey fights off other stray dogs to protect its puppy…

When they receive food, the monkey makes sure the puppy eats first…

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