In heartwarming photos that went viral on social media, a caring goose is hugging an abandoned puppy on the street to keep him warm.

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This pair of unlikely friends met on the street when the compassionate goose saw the shivering puppy who was believed to be abandoned by his mother. Without hesitation, the goose wraps his big wings around the small puppy and keeps him warm and cozy.

The user who posted the images to social media said they initially believed that the bird was going to attack the puppy, but this was not the goose’s intention at all. The goose used his beak to pet the pup and let him fall asleep in his arms. The puppy was rescued by the person who took the photos and started life experiencing compassion and empathy.

To see more adorable and unlikely friendships check out these 9 Unlikely Animal Friendships Too Cute to Handle! and Precious Photo of 3 Unlikely Friends Will Change the Way You See Animals!

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