In that footage, Bagheera sniffs at the kittens, who seem equally as fascinated with him. One particularly brave baby even starts to climb on Bagheera’s massive front leg. Seeing this as a confirmation of their friendship, the dog then lifts his paw and starts gently petting the tiny cat.
However, it seems that Bagheera’s affection does not stretch to the young of his own kind. When Heinz brought a new Great Dane puppy into her family, for example, the dog was not impressed. In fact, he couldn’t hide his jealousy one bit.