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Animal odd couples: A dog and a deer

Does the heart good…

WHEN PIPPIN THE fawn was abandoned by her mother, she was adopted by Kate, the Great Dane.

Now the pair are best friends, and their owner Isobel Springett says the relationship is like nothing she’s ever seen before.


Kate and Pippin’s friendship is part of a PBS series of animal odd couples including a goat and horse and a dog and a cheetah:


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