19 Gentle Animals & Their Daring Butterfly Friends

As strange as it might seem, a butterfly can make an excellent companion, and these animals have found all sorts of things to do with their butterfly buddies.

1. Inspecting the grass together.

Butterfly in front of bulldog in grass.
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2. Deep, meaningful eye contact.

Butterfly on fox's nose.
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3. Butterfly kisses.

4.  A day at the beach.

Dog sniffing butterfly on sand.
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5. Based on the size of this puppy's paws, this is just the start of a long and beautiful friendship.

Butterfly perched on nose of puppy with big paws.
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6. Nothing like lounging around on a lazy afternoon with your best bud.

Photo set of cat looking at butterfly and cat lying down next to butterfly.
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7. Don't sneeze.

8. Getting some sun.

Butterfly perched on caiman's nose.
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9. "Comfy back there?"

Butterfly sitting on haunches of a dog.
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10. High five!

11. There's always time to stop and smell the flowers.

Dog sniffing butterfly perched on flower.
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12. Just a little smooch.

Dog looking up at butterfly held on human's finger.
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13. "Oh, butterfly, you're a riot."

Butterfly perched on nose of smiling dog.
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14. Going on an adventure.

Butterfly on dog's forehead.
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15. Taking selfies.

Butterfly on dog's nose.
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16. "You make an excellent point, butterfly."

Dog looking down at butterfly perched on its paw.
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17. Finding the perfect spot for a picnic.

Dog looking closely at butterfly in grass.
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18. Companionable silence.

Butterfly perched on the nose of an iguana with its eyes closed.
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19. Seriously, don't sneeze.

Large butterfly perched on dog's nose.
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