I always love inter-species friendships - dogs and cats, elephants and tigers, whatever they might be. I would never have believed these friendships were as common as they seem to be if I had not seen so many on YouTube. You will enjoy this play between a magpie and a dog.
When the cat's away, the mice will play and when the owner's away, the dog will....well, just watch!
All these YouTube videos through the past few years have completely changed my mind about the 'inevitability' of interspecies animosity. When I see what wonderful friends cats and dogs can be or horses and rabbits...you name it and there's a video which proves it can happen - just as we can have peace on earth between peoples of different cultures and ethnic backgrounds in spite of what the world's warmongers try to push on us.
Here's a video (via YouTube and Myrtle Beach Safari) about a wonderful friendship between an elephant 'Bubbles' and a dog 'Bella' and how it came to be:
Never underestimate those damn beagles. Via Sullivan.
Adorable. Via a commenter at BJ.
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