A year of delight (and a wonderful gift) for animal lovers. Based on the New York Times bestselling Unlikely Friendships series, this calendar celebrates extraordinary stories of interspecies animal bonding. An elephant and a Labrador retriever play fetch. A baby monkey befriends a lion cub. A 130-year-old tortoise and a young hippo communicate in their own secret language. Here is a year of wonderful and surprising relationships, each documented with a gorgeous full-color portrait and text that tells the pair’s remarkable story.