Allison Gates is forced to work at a zoo near her house so she can get a taste of independence. She soon starts to develop a crush for her boss, Jake Harper. It starts as harmless flirting, but soon enough Allison is falling hard for Jake and he is falling for her as well, even if he doesn't know it yet. Allison is shocked when she finds out her older sister, Jaime, is dating Jake, and she is forced to choose. Will she listen to her heart? Or will she put her family first...?