Nine ducklings were wandering around the grounds of an estate in Essex, England. The mother was nowhere to be found and the baby ducks were looking for a home and comfort.
Enter Fred, a 10-year-old Labrador.
The dog took the ducklings under his wing, so to speak, and has been caring for them ever since he found them.
Photos of the dog and ducks have turned into a viral sensation online, drawing viewers and comments from around the world.
The 10-year-old Labrador has become a viral sensation after he started looking after nine ducklings who were abandoned by their mother.
Fred cares for them at Mountfitchet Castle in the U.K.