Couple Shares Studio Apartment with a Pet Cougar
Published on Feb 20, 2018
Alexandr and Mariya Dmitriev adopted a cougar in 2016 and have been raising the cat, Messi, as a pet ever since. The couple lives with Messi in a small studio apartment, saying he's just a member of their family. "The first time we saw him in the zoo, I think we both had the same feeling towards this animal," Mariya says. He gets washed in the bath, has his nails trimmed, and receives a special brush-down every day. InsideEdition.com's Keleigh Nealon (http://twitter.com/KeleighNealon) has more.