On the list of "Top Things, We Don't Want Chasing Us," we'd have to say elephants would be right on the top of that list. Michael and his friend Melody found themselves in such a situation while traveling through the Okavango Delta in Botswana.
For a much more cuddly animal encounter, polar bear momma Tonja is taking care of her newborn cub. It's not much bigger than a guinea pig but it is about ten times more adorable. The polar family is currently staying at the Tierpark Berlin polar bear exhibit but guest can't see them right now since polar bear moms don't leave their caves while raising their young.