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This Is My House Now

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At only three days old, this baby miniature horse is so tiny it’s hard to believe it’s even real – but after watching it frolic with new found playmate Sterling Bartow, you will likely have to add it to the top of your cute list.

Check it out after the jump.

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While riding an ATV somewhere in Australia, Ebony Churchill found herself being chased by a psycho koala that eventually caught up and latched on to her vehicle as if it was its long lost love.

As you’ll see in the video after the jump, Ebony reacted as if she was being hunted by T-Rex in Jurassic Park. She later took to Facebook to sum up her thoughts on the encounter by stating “Sh*t me self.”

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They say Nelly is calm, but it’s clear that this owl is dealing with some inner demons. Check out the entire video after the break…

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This baby elephant found himself wandering down a road populated by flying birds and decided to get in on the action. It looks like he’s having a good time, but it could just as easily be a frustrated attempt at flight or a cute effort to get away.

See Also: More Adorable Elephants

Decide for yourself after the jump.

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During a visit to Britain’s Colchester Zoo, a woman put her baby bump next to the glass enclosure of an orangutan, and after a brief moment of staring at it, the animal proceeded to kiss the glass. Apparently this is being chalked up to the orangutan’s parental instincts, a theory which is supported by cameraman Jay Clarke who tried the same thing afterward but was completely ignored.

Watch the moment of tenderness after the jump.

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To us, the mirror is a mundane, utilitarian part of existence – but to wild animals, it’s a source of endless fascination, confusion and, in some cases, anger. Strangely enough, though, the discovery and resulting studies didn’t end with a Hulk smash and shattered bits of reflectivity like I expected.

Check it out after the jump.

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Nibbles the mallard duck can’t wait for his his bud Jonny to get home from school, and judging from the associated quacking, also can’t wait to tell him about his day of of swimming and waddling.

Check it out after the jump, as well as a video of Jonny’s departure for school. The latter is a much more silent affair because, like many of us, Nibbles is probably only half awake in the morning.

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Keir Moffatt recently won a Facebook competition that earned him a $150 Apple gift card and 52 likes. In order to express his gratitude, Kier took requests and created a video of 52 animal impressions using household objects as props.

Hit the jump to check it out. A handy guide is also provided in case you get stuck.

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