According to Becca Pizzello, the owner of the pit bull named Bubba, her doggie has always loved cats and kittens. Becca adopted the dog from a Phoenix shelter when he was three months old. The pittie is now six years old and has become very friendly with the tiny kitten.

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Bubba's best friend, Rue the kitten, was taken from the same shelter.

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According to Pizzello, although she knew that Bubba dreamed of having a kitten, she wanted to wait until she moved to New York.

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Pizzello also says that Rue thinks Bubba is her mom, and the dog has quickly taken on a new responsibility.

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"Rue thinks Bubba is her mom and Bubba loves it," she said. "He bathes her like a baby and snuggles close to her to make her comfortable."

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Pizzello shares precious moments from Bubba and Rue's life on Instagram.

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