Benton the Great Pyrenees and Boone the disabled raccoon are best friends helping each other make it through life with a positive attitude!
The duo lives at Nolin River Wildlife Sanctuary in Glendale, Kentucky — a sanctuary dedicated to nursing wild animals back to full health. Disabled Raccoon Walking on His Own Thanks to His Dog Best Friend and Student-Made Wheelchair.
"Boone was diagnosed with a rare disorder, cerebral hypoplasia, that makes it very difficult for him to get around," Mary Key, Nolin River's founder, tells PEOPLE. "He came to us as a baby, and when it was time for him to start walking, I noticed there was a problem."