The images showcase the close bond between the woman, the panther, and her dog. (Instagram/@luna_the_pantera)

A Russian woman's heartwarming rescue of what she thought was a domestic cat by the roadside turned into a remarkable tale as the creature grew into a black panther. A viral video on social media captured her journey of caring for the panther, revealing the deep bond between the woman, the panther, and her pet dog. Originally shared on September 21, the video portrays the surprising evolution of their unique relationship.

Since being shared, the video has garnered remarkable attention, accumulating over 9.1 million views and more than 1.4 million likes. Comments from viewers express amazement and admiration for the woman's compassion and the panther's unique upbringing.

Here are some of the reactions from social media users:

One user commented, "The poor baby wouldn't have made it if she hadn't picked it up."

Another user remarked, "Thank goodness it was raised with a dog; it learned the 'good boi' protocols."

"Bless you for bringing up Luna. I hope the three of you live a very happy life together," a third user posted.

A fourth user added a touch of humor, saying, "Imagine breaking into a house, thinking the worst you could find is a guard dog, and then you come face to face with a panther."

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