Play ball: Photos of animals having fun with balls
Need a cure for the Monday blues? Our photo feature is here to help provide a brief diversion from your workday routine with a small dose of squee, wow and awwww. Enjoy!
Looks like the animals at Best Friends are keeping their eyes on the ball — tennis balls, soccer balls, footballs, bowling balls, treibballs and basketballs. And as you can see from the images, they’re enjoying every moment.
Orange is the new black.
How many times do I have to tell you? It’s football, not soccer.
You wouldn’t believe my bowling handicap.
I have a lot of balls, but this one is my favorite.
The ball is mine — all mine!
And for my next trick …
Learn more about Drusilla.
I’ve come to a conclusion. Balls aren’t very tasty.
Daisy is available for adoption.
I have no idea how it happened. One minute my ball was fine and then — poof!
Fetch? I don’t think so.
Betcha wish you had a ball like mine.
You want me to do what?
Ooh, it tastes so good!
I got it. I got it!
I know there’s an almond in here somewhere.
They say these balls are indestructible. We’ll see about that.
Watch out David Beckham, here I come.
Curly Sue is available for adoption.
I just don’t understand. Why do people catch balls in their hands when they’ve got perfectly good mouths?
I’m not sure what sport this ball is for, but I’m the champ.
What do you mean my team didn’t make the bracket?
I dare you to try and take it.
Having fun can be tough when the ball’s as big as me.
Learn more about Prince.
You hit these balls with rackets? Why?
I’m belle of the ball — hee-hee.
Yuma is available for adoption.
You think this ball is looking a little rough? No, I just say well-loved.
Are you ready for some football?
Come on, come on, come on. Throw it. Please throw the ball.
I thought this was supposed to be a treat ball.
I brought it. Now you throw it.
Come on, can’t you share, just a little?
Help, a ball is stuck to my foot.
Best. Day. Ever!
Bruce is available for adoption.
Photos by Best Friends staff