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Wolf Pup Nursed by Two Mothers

Clip: Season 36 Episode 7 | 2m 14s Video has closed captioning.

Snow White and Blackspot, two female arctic wolves, share a deep and meaningful bond. Blackspot cares for Snow White's pups and even nurses them! Having two females nurse the same litter is exceedingly rare – it’s a behavior that’s never been filmed before.

Aired: 01/17/18

Rating: NR

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