The affection between a rhesus macaque monkey and a homeless puppy in India have captured hearts around the world. The monkey has been spotted by local residents caring for the puppy as if he were her son. The monkey helps the pup find food and stay safe from the dangers of the street.

monkey eating with puppy

Source: The Logical Indian

According to Zee News, local residents also help the the pair by giving them food when they can.

monkey holding puppy

Source: The Logical Indian

Rhesus monkeys are highly intelligent, but clearly also very caring. The monkey and her “adopted” pup seem to go everywhere together.

monkey carrying puppy

Source: The Logical Indian

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