Gallery – Family Ties

Being part of a family is essential for survival in the animal kingdom. Stories of bonding, caring, rivalry and what it means to be part of a family. The wild dog cubs were keeping warm by cuddling together against the cold, while the adults were hunting. Elephants are highly social animals. An elephant family is taking a rest in the shade of a tree during the heat of the day. Under the protection of the herd the youngsters can relax and lie down. Like all predators, lions leave their youngsters behind when they go hunting. After they return the cubs will feed and then start playing around. Bonding time!