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Animal Pictures

Explore a world of stunning animal photography in this section!

You'll find plenty of awesome animal pictures here. Check out the "Picture of the Day" to see a wide range of colorful animal species.

Or you can explore the unique characteristics of animals, like their vibrant colors. And don't miss our adorable photos of baby animals!

Let yourself be captivated by the incredible diversity and beauty of the animal kingdom.


Picture of the Day:

Here, you'll find cute animal photos with a funny comment - a new one for every day! You can find the picture of the day on our homepage, too. Many of the animals have been photographed by us. With our camera at hand, we strolled through meadows, hiked mountains, walked through forests and have been to wildlife parks. Photography is so much fun! Have you ever tried?

Picture of the Day Photos: Silke/ (blue tit), Proxima Studio/ (smartphone)

Animals by Color:

Have you ever seen a blue crab? Or a tomato red frog? When did you see a bright green butterfly lately? And do you think it is true that there are frogs with clown-like patterns? Come on. All these animals (or at least their photos) must be fake!? But: No. They all exist! And they have a good reason to wear unexpected colors. Of course, we'll explain you why. Have a look at all these exiting pictures!

Animals by Color Photos: Steffen Foerster/Shutterstock (blue-footed booby), didden/Shutterstock (starfish), Signature Message (green bird), Ivan Sgualdini/Shutterstock (river dolphin)

Baby Animals:

Baby animals are so sweet! We've put together some pretty, cute and fun photos of baby animals for you.


Baby Animals Photos: Roger Clark ARPS/Shutterstock (emperor penguins), Four Oaks/Shutterstock (elephant), Signature Message/Shutterstock (tapir), GUDKOV ANDREY/Shutterstock (cheetahs)


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