This is Loango, a crown male Mangabey monkey, who was rejected by his mother shortly after birth. The baby was born in March 2012 at the Jardin des Plantes's zoo in Paris. He's being hand raised by zookeepers.
Elephants are social animals and function only in groups. They even have their own ceremonies to welcome to new elephants into their families. To stick together, baby elephants use their trunks to "hold hands" so-to-speak. eeee I love elephants so much!
The spectacular views of the wisteria flowers at Kawachi Fuji Gardens, in Kitakyushu, Japan is another shining example of Japanese perception of beauty and arch . Surreal Wisteria Flower Tunnel in Japan ,Chinadaily Forum
I just love pigs. My grandmother once said that baby pigs are probably the most perfect animal baby. And as I had raised them (farm pigs), as well as having a pot bellied pig for many years, I have to agree. Very, very smart as well.