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10. Dog is Tigers' Mom

       

  

 
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Left: A dog feeds two tiger cubs in a zoo in Hefei, east China's Anhui province in this picture taken on May 2, 2005. The tiger's mother, who gave birth to the two cubs on May 1 is unable to produce enough milk and the zoo keepers found a dog to act as the wet nurse.

Next 3 photos: The picture shows tiger cubs lying close to a female dog, their wet nurse, in the zoo in Hefei, capital of east China's Anhui Province July 13, 2004. The two tiger cubs were left by their mother after birth. The zoo keepers sent the tiger cubs to the dog which has just gave birth to a puppy.

In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, a dog feeds tiger triplets and her own puppy, right, at the Paomaling Zoo in Jinan, capital of east China's Shandong Province, Wednesday, May 16, 2007. The tiger triplets were rejected by their mother shortly after their birth. (AP Photo/Xinhua, Lu Chuanquan)


A French bulldog plays with a two-week-old baby Bengal tiger which was rejected by its mother, at Shirotori zoo in Higashikagawa, Japan May 11, 2007. The dog is nursing the baby tiger as if it was its real mother, according to the zoo.
(Yuriko Nakao/Reuters)

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