Found clinging to his mother’s side after she was hit by a car, baby Poncho had only a slim chance of survival before he met Hantu. Vets were able to nurse him back to health, but he was still young enough to need a mother.
YouTube / MyrtleBeachSafari
We’re always amazed at how unlikely animal pairs come together to support each other, play with each other, and create their own unique families. For Hantu the German shepherd, who never had any puppies, a little orphaned possum named Poncho was a natural surrogate son. Click through the slides above to see how the two animals come together to support each other, giving the other someone to care for and about.