A queue of donkeys waiting patiently to take tourists up from the harbour to the village of Oia on the Greek island of Santorini.
“When we lived in Delhi, these were as prevalent as sparrows used to be in the UK. I just never expected to see such things in London—and on a frosty morning too.” Kay renews an old acquaintance in surprising fashion!
A raccoon peers out inquisitively from a tree hollow.
Sam the Kelb tal-Kaċċa ("gun dog"), one of Gozo SPCA's best-loved wards from his rescue in January 2003 until his sad passing in February 2011.
This month: Humans and animals – how cultural attitudes towards other living creatures vary around the world.
A watchful newly-born red calf lying on a bed of straw in a field in Canada.