• Zoo's Nanny Dog Melts Hearts Caring for Newborn Cheetah

    2 years ago - By iHeart Dogs

    Is there anything more adorable than a baby animal of any kind? We think not. Blakely, an Australian Shepherd with a strong nurturing sense, agrees. Blakely worked at the zoo as a “nanny dog” before retiring in 2017 at the age of six. But he has been called out of retirement. He's being asked, once again, to put his unique and honed nannying skills back to work.
    When breeding zoo animals, it takes a village! A litter of baby cheetahs was born at the Cincinnati Zoo breeding facility, but unfortunately only one of the three cubs survived. The mother, Neena, was unable to produce enough milk...
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