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It’s the Australian odd couple you didn’t know you desperately wanted.
In keeping with Australia’s 9 Information, Molly the Beagle was understandably heartbroken after shedding a litter of puppies.
Maybe sensing the mom canine wanted a toddler to like, the wild despatched her a child possum.
One of many little marsupials lately crawled onto the canine’s again and has made herself at residence.
Elle and Sara Moyle, Molly’s house owners, consider that Poss — the identify the Moyles have given to the possum who likes to trip piggyback — was deserted by her mother. Fortunately, these two grieving animals discovered one another on the excellent second.
“They each wanted one another I feel so it’s been a unbelievable relationship,” Sara advised 9 Information.
The interspecies pair is inseparable — even when her adopted nocturnal little one takes naps throughout the day, Molly stays shut by ready for her new child to get up.
The Moyles plan to take care of Poss for as alongside because the possum needs to stick with Molly.