10 Unlikely Animal Friendships That Inspire You To Do Better

By Briana Hansen

It's not always easy to understand people (or creatures) who are very different from you. But these unlikely animal friends will help show you that connecting with others – no matter what they look like – is totally possible.

1. What happens when the king of the jungle meets the clown of the sea? An adorable friendship, that’s what.

10 Unlikely Animal Friendships That Inspire You To Do Better
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2. Never underestimate the power of a strong wing, man.

10 Unlikely Animal Friendships That Inspire You To Do Better
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3. This cat is a total chick magnet.

10 Unlikely Animal Friendships That Inspire You To Do Better
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4.The only thing aggressive about these two friends is how much they clearly love each other.

10 Unlikely Animal Friendships That Inspire You To Do Better
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5. The friendship between this elephant and lamb feels like something right out of a Disney movie.

10 Unlikely Animal Friendships That Inspire You To Do Better
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6. This wild deer stops by to check in on its domesticated buddy because sometimes the greener grass is nice to visit, even if you can’t stay.

10 Unlikely Animal Friendships That Inspire You To Do Better
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7. Little known fact: Goats become total hams when trying to impress a horse.

10 Unlikely Animal Friendships That Inspire You To Do Better
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8. If a cat and mouse can find common ground, surely you can be cordial to your annoying coworker.

10 Unlikely Animal Friendships That Inspire You To Do Better
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9. Just because someone doesn’t share your outward enthusiasm for greetings doesn’t mean they’re not totally excited to see you.

10 Unlikely Animal Friendships That Inspire You To Do Better
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10. Cats may not like water, but they can love the creatures that live in it.

10 Unlikely Animal Friendships That Inspire You To Do Better
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