As far as these animals are concerned, when it comes to showing some love there is no better way than through a big hug. Even if they don't have arms these animals find a way to show their love and affection. Here are 25 heart warming moments when animals gave big hugs.
1. Agee the Polar Bear sharing a moment with her best friend Mark Abbot Dumas.
2. When this camel gave a hug the only way it knew how.
3. This cow and little girl sharing a mooving moment together.
4. This beautiful moment between Pocho the crocodile and Gilberto Chito Shedden.
5. This dog reminding everyone who mans best friend is.
6. Jamuna Toni the elephant giving her zoo keeper a cuddle.
7. These sea turtles attempting to give a hug as best as they can.
8. When these giraffes used their long necks to show some love to each other.
9. When Koko and Robin Williams shared this special hug.
10. Christian the lion being reunited with John and Ace.
11. This big hippo family having a group hug.
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12. Tom Too proving that the bigger you are the bigger the hug is.
13. When Pardus the black leopard got a little bit excited.
14. This lion ridiculouslyexcited to see its keeper.
15. This Llama taking full advantage of its perfect hugging height.
16. This Manatee hugging a diver with its giant flippers.
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17. This horse and her baby.
18. This Ostrich making use of its extra fluffy feathers.
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19. This giant panda that didn't want to let go.
20. This unlikely hug between two best friends.
21. These baby rhinos showing each other some love.
22. When photo journalist Charlie Bird got a huge hug from an elephant seal.
23. This little boy in Cambodia having a hug with his pet snake.
24. This Stingray wanting to get in on the action.
25. When these two shared a loving moment.