The mama duck unfortunately died after the young ducklings were born. The mama duck’s best friend, a white Akita dog, decided to take over the role of a mother. The ducklings have bonded with the dog and they have become inseparable ever since.
Shar Peis ('wrinkle-dogs') tend to suffer skin, ear and eye irritations/infections because of their exaggerated features. They can also have challenging attitudes, so owners can't be pushovers if they want a balanced, non-snappy Shar Pei.