Two-month-old North American puma cub, Baron, plays with coeval puppy, Basya, in a zoo in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk. Baron was nursed by Basya's mother, because its own mother refused to feed it.
This week, Busch Gardens Tampa is celebrating a milestone anniversary for a very special relationship. Monday, April 16 marked the one-year anniversary of the first time park guests got to see an 8-week-old male cheetah cub and a 16-week-old female yellow Labrador puppy start to strike up a friendship that the park’s animal experts expect to last a lifetime.
Three-month-old lion cubs and a dog play in the courtyard of a veterinarian's house in Kharkov, northeast of Kiev, Ukraine. The cubs' distinctive rosettes (spots) will gradually disappear as they reach adulthood.