The dog, we are frequently told, is man’s best friend. However, canines, it seems, get on just as well creatures as different as orangutans and elephants, as this footage proves.
A Labrador playing with an elephant, a lion cub cuddling up with a meerkat, a cat protecting baby chicks and a wombat catching a ride on top of a tortoise — they all make it into Android’s best videos of odd animal couples ever made for its latest ad.
Set to the Disney song Robin Hood And Little John, the 60-second clip is entitled Friends Furever and ends with the phrase “Be together. Not the same.” (Scroll through for the images and video.)