25 Tender Photographs Of The Beautiful Bond Between Animals And Their Babies

Pictures of animal babies are the cutest things you can find on the internet. But what may be even more adorable are Photos of little animal babies with their loving and nurturing parents. Check out the tender and incredible bond between animals and their babies in today’s post.

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Flamingo mother feeding her chick

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Both flamingo parents regurgitate food which is fed to the baby, and both mother and father secrete a milk-like substance that provides their young with proper nourishment.

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Little pig family

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Despite their bad reputation for being messy, pigs are in fact very clean animals. If given sufficient space, they will be careful not to soil the area where they sleep or eat.

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Baby gorilla sleeping in its mother´s arms

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Mother gorillas will continue to carry their offspring for about 2.5 years even though they are able to walk when they are just 8 months old.

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Dolphin baby leaning to its mom

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Dolphins are very intelligent sea mammals with several highly developed forms of communication. They are altruistic animals, known to help injured individuals and even drowning people.

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Bear climbing lesson

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Brown bear mothers can give birth while they are hibernating. Baby bears are born hairless, toothless and blind.

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Baby chameleon holding his dad´s horns

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Chameleons have the most unique types of eyes which operate independently from each other. They are able to see things even in ultraviolet light.

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Fur seal pup with its mom

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Seals spend lots of time in the water, but they breed, give birth to live young and nurse their young on shore.

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Baby koala on its mother´s back

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Baby koalas (also called “Joeys”) live in their mother’s pouch for around six months and remain with them for another six months afterwards.

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Penguin chick with parents

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Penguins are highly social, colonial birds that form breeding colonies that can have tens of thousands members.

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Golden retriever mom with her puppies

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Golden retrievers need a lot of attention otherwise they will actually get sad and lonely. They are very social dogs and need interaction with people and other dogs.

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Baby alligator sitting on its mother´s head

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Alligator eggs become male or female depending on the temperature of the environment. They become male in warmer temperatures and female in cooler temperatures.

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Red squirrel female with her baby

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Squirrels moult their coat twice a year, once after winter and then in late summer before the weather gets colder again.

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Polar bear cub climbing up its mother

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In spite of their irresistibly cute look, polar bears are the largest carnivores on land. Males can weigh up to 1500 pounds.

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Opossum babies on their mom´s back

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The babies of opossum are as small as honeybees and develop in their mother’s pouch.

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Female tiger with her cub

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Tiger cubs leave their mother when they are around 2 years of age.

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Baby rhino with its mom

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Rhino pregnancy lasts 15 – 16 months, which is the second longest gestation period after the elephants that carry their fetuses for almost 2 years.

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Female swan with her cygnet

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Adult swans can fly as fast as 60 miles per hour. But they always have time to carry their young ones around.

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Baby elephant holding its mom´s tail

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Like human toddlers, great apes, magpies and dolphins, elephants have also passed the mirror test – meaning they recognize themselves in a mirror.

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Baby hippo snuggled up

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Although hippos might look a little chubby, they can easily outrun a human. It may be hard to believe but they are one of the deadliest animals in Africa.

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Duck swimming lesson

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A hen can lead her ducklings up to a half mile over land after hatching to find a suitable water source for swimming and feeding.

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Giraffe´s family

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Female giraffes give birth while standing up. The calves drop to the ground from about 6 feet height, but it does not hurt them.

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Panda cub with its parent

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Adult panda males can weigh up to 330 pounds but at birth, the cubs are just about 5 ounces.

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Mare and her sweet foal

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Although new born foals may look cutely awkward, they can walk and even run shortly after the birth.

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Orangutan mum with her baby

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Despite the lovely look, orangutans are very strong animals. Their strength is believed to be 7 times greater than ours.

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Female cheetah with her cub

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Cheetahs, the fastest land mammals, are thought to have some of the strongest maternal instincts in the animal kingdom.

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