There’s nothing more timeless than the raging battle between cat people and dog people. But pets are not so discerning with their allegiances, and in the The Secret Life Of Pets, which arrives at theaters July 8, all types of pets become buddies. In the real world, pets are equally friendly with one another. As proof, here are some pets with unlikely accomplices.
1. This orangutan and dog who are BFFs
Orangutans are the closest thing in the animal world to our ancestors. So it makes perfect sense that one should be besties with a dog, who is also man’s best friend, even if you never saw their friendship coming.
2. This horse and baby goat who just want to snuggle
They live on the farm together, but did you ever think of horses and goats as being snuggle buddies? Probably not, but these two barnyard pets are here to prove you wrong.
3. This dog looking out for its duckling buddies
This rescue dog played it forward and rescued two abandoned ducklings, and the three of them make a pretty adorable team.
4. This cat and lizard who might be in love
Cats are often criticized as being cold hearted, so what better accomplice for a cold hearted cat than a cold blooded lizard?
5. This bunny and cat who appear to be in their own road movie
Forget Milo and Otis: this bunny and cat look like they’re about to have the greatest on the road adventure of their lives.
6. This motley crew driving a cab in The Secret Life of Pets
When it comes to pet alliances, the more the merrier (and the cuter)! Watch the trailer for The Secret Life of Pets below. This new classic for kids & family arrives at theaters July 8.