When the 1-year-old duck’s partner died, he found a new pal in a 7-year-old Lab mix

By People Staff
Updated July 08, 2009 05:32 PM
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Talk about an odd couple: A 1-year-old Rouen duck named Sterling is turning heads in Dexter, Iowa, with his new BFF – a 7-year-old Lab mix named Cleo. The peculiar pair, who both belong to 17-year-old Tiffany Smith, began hanging out together after the duck’s partner died six months ago. Now they clean each other, take naps together and even chow down on dog food side by side. Check out the unlikely pals in the video above!

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