House Cat Adopts A Newborn Lynx Cub And Nurtures Her As If She Was One Of Her Own

In the animal kingdom, nothing is stronger than the power of motherly love. When a baby animal has no mother, it’s practically a death sentence.

One lynx cub in a Russian zoo was rejected by her mother not long after birth and the caretakers thought she was doomed. But then one of them had a great idea…

When Russian zookeepers realized that newly born lynx cub Nika had been abandoned by her mother, they did something pretty unexpected.

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They introduced Nika to a mother house cat and her babies.

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The mama cat was nervous at first, but within minutes she was grooming and caring for Nika as if she was one of her own.

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Zookeepers noticed an immediate improvement in Nika. The young kitten became more confident and much more playful with a mother’s love in her life.

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Nika was going to make it!

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Her adoptive mom is always there looking out for her…and keeping her in line!

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Nika doesn’t have to worry about survival now. She can just be a kid!

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Which means lots of playtime!

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“What are you guys looking at!?”

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Watching them nuzzle really reminds me of the value of family. So sweet!

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It sure was sweet of that momma house cat to put aside her worries and take in this giant baby! Loves wins again.

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