48 Sensational Animal Moments Caught On Camera

It can be easy to forget exactly how amazing our animal neighbors are when we live very much removed from the wild. Every day, thousands of species live, breathe and die in nature, untouched by human beings. These pictures capture a range of extraordinary moments that we would otherwise never see.

#1. Flood in the wild? This frog has it covered with a homemade sailboat.

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#2. The humble ant can lift 50 times its own body weight!

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#3. Elephants mourn their dead loved ones.

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#4. Perhaps you picked the wrong watering hole…

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#5. These monkeys know how to huddle in groups to keep warm.

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#6. The coconut octopus lights up like a string of Christmas lights!

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#7. Stallions fighting for dominance in the wild.

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#8. Close encounters of the fish kind.

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#9. This tiny mouse’s final moments…

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#10. Blue Half-Moon Betta fish: the peacocks of fish.

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#11. These parrots know where to find that perfect spot.

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#12. Even big kitties need a water break.

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