Now this is the kind of stuff I need in my life right now.

Enough with the negativity and enough with all the bad news…what I want right this instant is to see wholesome animal friendships that are also unexpected.

Is that too much to ask for?

I don’t think so! And I’m here to share it all with you!

Take a look at these unusual and adorable animal friendships and just try to tell me that they don’t make you smile…let’s take a look.

1. This is amazing.

Look at these two best friends! Beautiful!

A pelican befriended a stray dog who was often spotted hanging out all alone along the boat docks. The man who photographed this has adopted him but brings him back every day to see his friend, Petey the Pelican. from aww

2. This is what true friendship looks like.

As they say, opposites attract, right?

Friendship goals from MadeMeSmile

3. Family can come in many forms.

And here’s a perfect example.

family isn’t always blood from Eyebleach

4. Best friends forever.

They have a lifetime bond.

Cheetah and doggo stayed best friends from the start! from aww

5. Getting all snuggled up together.

Isn’t that freakin’ adorable?

Friendship goals. from aww

6. Size doesn’t matter when it comes to friendship.

And here’s the proof!

Little and large from aww

7. I’d love to spend a day with these two.

Brothers from different mothers.

best buddies from aww

8. NOT fighting like cats and dogs.

In fact, it’s the complete opposite.

These best friends. Even the look in his eyes is adorable from aww

9. Pea and Jotto.

They’re friends til the end!

10. The best ones are unexpected.

This is very true, don’t you think?

Unexpected friendships are the best ones from aww

11. You don’t see this every day.

Get a load of these two!

Buddies from aww

12. I think this will work out just fine.

They both look pretty excited about it!

The start of an awwesome friendship! from aww

Those are great!

Now we want to hear from you!

Do you have any wholesome animal friendships going on under your roof? Dogs and cats? Hamsters and ferrets? Dingos and snakes?

If so, tell us all about them in the comments and share some photos with us!