Friends come in all shapes and sizes. According to the (U.K.) Daily Mail, an 8-year-old boy has befriended a usually skittish group of marmots during his yearly visits to the Austrian Alps.

8-Year-Old Has Amazing Friendship With Alpine Marmots - PawNation

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Baby hippo and 130 year old tortoise become best friends-AWWW SOOOOO CUTE AND SWEET....it's just soo heart melting.!

The sweetest friendship…cute boy with his best dog friend.

Very Unconditional Friendship

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Friendship

Matteo and his unusual pals - marmots. How does one become friends with marmots?

Some of The best Photography of the Year - Bored Daddy

Best friends forever. I ❤ it. They could teach people a thing or two about how to get along! I have a pinterest board strictly for odd animals friendships. I think it's great, and the pictures are awesome.

Lon & Lino - photo by Laetitia. There's a story of friendship here, click through. (It's sad, though.)

I think we're friends now

Well...hello!

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BFFs <3

bunny & deer ❤proof there are angels among us!!!❤

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ha this is adorable.