White lion, dog become best buds at Darling Downs Zoo in Queensland
Updated On: Mar 15 2013 10:19:41 AM EDT
An unlikely pair has become best buds at the Darling Downs Zoo in Australia.
According to staff members at the zoo, Honey the dog and Kwanaza, a rare white lion, are inseparable.
Kwanza was being hand raised because his mother stopped producing milk.
The 4-month-old lion is white as a result of a recessive gene, posted Darling Downs Zoo, and no white lions have been seen in the wild since 1994.
The two animals "developed a special bond" and spend time exploring, wrestling and playing together.