For animal lovers, the internet and social media provide endless entertainment, with fun, cute, inspiring and educational videos captured around the world.
Here are a few that caught the eye recently on Twitter.
*A young elephant showed mom how to cross a dry river bed in style and it was full of cuteness:
*In this one, an intense young jaguar chews and nibbles on a person’s fingers. Also cute, but just a wee bit scary!
*This clip is an eye-opener, as a shape-shifting octopus shows its incredible underwater trickery.
Meet the octopus that can mimic other animals. pic.twitter.com/5iu9OGk6E4
— Oceana (@oceana) January 9, 2021
*Here a spider gets confused by a mirror, and thinks that it’s issuing signals to a rival. Watch its moves here.
*In this video, a gorgeous young husky “plays hide and seek” in the snow. You know the energy levels are going to be intense.
*Check out this groovy water monitor lizard spotted in iMfolozi Park in Zululand.
— Mark Henson (@SafariKZNMark) January 13, 2021