Once again, though, Arnold is being given up by his current family. That's how Nichols got involved with the bonded duo.
"We have been asked by their owners if they could surrender them here to us," Nichols explained. "We have said yes, but the barn has to be built first."
The cross-species friendship made Nichols instantly fall in love with the sanctuary's future residents.
"I nearly died when I saw the pictures," Nichols said. "They hang out together and even sleep together. They are best friends."