Cats are well-known for having a strong hunting instinct. If you own a cat – you know that these critters will go for everything that moves, from a mouse to a small coquito.
Playing with their prey after it has been paralyzed is part of their hunting ritual – however it appears that with a kitten, the mother impulse was greater than the hunter.
When these marsupials are young, they resemble mice, but when the cat in this story met paths with one of them, she couldn’t help but assume it was a lost son and adopted him as a kitten.
This strange animal instance was reported on Facebook by the user “Michin gado gato,” who chose to tell his neighbor’s cat’s maternal accomplishment.
When it comes to love, there are no differences in this feline’s heart.
The feline discovered the opossum in the garden and decided to adopt it as her baby; the important thing is that she is no longer separated from her and they do everything together.
“They discovered a young possum in their yard that had apparently fallen from its mother.” “The mother kitty adopted it as one of her babies, but she doesn’t understand why this small ‘kitten’ follows her around all the time,” they said in the newspaper.
Various photos of the unusual family were featured in the newspaper. The kitten appears to be dedicated to caring for the vulnerable critter, but no one knows if they will share the same relationship as the opossum grows and the mother realizes that her kid isn’t quite a cat.
While the adoptive child develops into a really gentle little animal
That issue will not be answered until the child grows up, although it is possible that the attachment will survive. There are several stories of friendships and odd adoptions in the animal kingdom, such as this one.
Indeed, the book concludes with a message that both inspires contemplation and makes a lot of noise in light of the current global situation: “At this time, we need to be more like Animals, taking care of one other in their time of need.”