Cumberland, Maine: Tiny Chihuahua Lola sniffs at one of her best friends, a Nigerian Dwarf goat named Princess Leia. As a four-inch tall newcomer on the Maine dairy farm, Lola had a hard time making friends with the other animals, but the tiny goats welcomed her into their playful world. The trio now spends their days leaping off hay bales and chasing each other in the hen coup. This image is from Unlikely Animal Friends.
Hoedspruit, South Africa: Lammie, the sheep, nuzzles Gertjie, the rhino, lovingly. Gertjie is one of two rhinos that were orphaned by poachers in South Africa and who found comfort and support from their unusual companion. Now Lammie watches over her fast-growing "boys" as if they were her own. This image is from Unlikely Animal Friends.