The smiling Loris by Irawan Subingar This animal might look harmless, but the slow loris is one of the only poisonous mammals in the world. Its subtle nature makes it popular in the illegal pet trade,.
Sagui dwarf monkeys, discovered in 1997 in the Brazilian rainforest when a local showed up to a primate orphanage with a baby in a bucket. It's the second smallest monkey species of that particular habitat.
THE SPRINGER SPANIEL AND HIS LAMB This picture could stop wars. Jess the spaniel’s owner taught the dog to feed lambs with a bottle, and now the dog has totally taken over lamb-feeding duties. World peace!
22 strange animals--the naked mole rat on Kim possible=much cuter. I laughed so hard at the blob fish. It's just amazing how vast creation can be--all creatures great and small, weird and wonderful, the Good Lord made them all.
All kids love a piggy back ride from dad, and these two baby Golden Lion Tamarins are no exception. In Tamarin tradition, the father carries the babies, with mom stepping in only to feed them when they feel hungry. (Photo by Chris Balcombe)