Bambi has always had a lot of “dog-like” habits. He likes to play fetch and even growls at strangers when he sees them walking past his windows. As far as his mom knew, though, he’d never been around or lived with dogs before — until the day she brought one home to foster.
Jinny Ryann Pollinger, Bambi’s mom, works with The Dog Cafe in Los Angeles, and recently volunteered to foster a dog named Archie, a year-old mini pinscher mix who arrived at the rescue about a week ago. She had no idea how Bambi was going to react to Archie, but knowing that he was often afraid of change, she had a feeling he may not be too jazzed right away.
“He was curled up on the couch when I walked in with Archie,” Pollinger told The Dodo. “Bambi just froze and stared and was like, ‘What the heck is that thing?’ After a second, he ran and hid.”
At first Bambi ran and hid in a closet, but he soon realized that might not be the safest hiding place …