Nahkato may look like a scary predator, but when it comes to his caretaker James Smith, he's just a big puppy! The 8-year-old British Columbian wolf and his sister Waffles have been raised by Smith since they were four days old. For Smith, playing around with Nahkato and Waffles is just like playing with his pups at home!
This next animal interaction is not just for the professional caretakers. Dylan Jon Wade Cox Photography was gardening when a large monarch landed on his Hawaiian shirt. It must have thought the shirt was a flower because the butterfly hung out for a long time before fluttering away to pollinate some real flowers.