Pet rat and therapy dog in Chicago have the cutest Instagram account ever

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CHICAGO — Adorable animal friendships are thoroughly documented on Instagram, but this odd couple in Chicago caught our eye.

Osiris, a 3-year-old Dutch Shepherd mix, and Riff Ratt, a 3-month-old fancy rat are “best friends,” according to their Instagram account @osirisandriff.

In their photos they snuggle nose-to-nose, share toys and act totally silly (see the photo below of Riff Ratt inside Osirsis’ mouth!)

The pair only has 2,600 followers, but since their pics were featured on, we expect their follower count to shoot through the roof.

WGN reached out to the pets’ human on Instagram, but has yet to hear back. Here are just a few of their super sweet Instagram photos:

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Kisses! #OsirisAndRiff #RiffRatt

A post shared by Osiris (and his friends!) (@osirisandfriends) on

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