Just like us, animals are social by nature. But unlike us, they don’t let their differences get in the way. These awe-inspiring and beautiful creatures see beyond the things that set them apart and power through to form unlikely bonds.
From a bunny hitching a ride on her turtle friend to a dog nuzzling an emu, unexpected animal friends are something we can all learn from. These animals show us that love, empathy and friendship are what matters in the world. And at the end of the day, kindness isn’t really that complicated.
For a little inspiration, here are some adorable photos of unlikely animal friends.