Eight-year-old Matteo Walch and his marmot friend. Apparently, Matteo and his family vacation in the Austrian Alps annually - and each year, the boy rekindles his friendship with the animals (who are normally known to be fearful of humans).
After being rescued and nursed back to health by a young family in Newport, Australia, a magpie named Penguin has become a regular visitor and friend at the Bloom family’s home, playing with them and coming in to hide when it rains. > aww xD so cutee
this makes me smile Waiting for Her Turn by Alan Vernon: ust outside their den, this mother marmot allowed her young pup a short moment of affection. Shortly before this she had nursed this pup for a short while.