LONG JUMPER: A rabbit leaps over an obstacle during a jumping competition at the Kaninhop championships in Jena, Germany.
Photograph by Martin Schutt, dpa, picture-alliance, Newscom
RUGBY CHAMP: Douglas the macaque (a kind of monkey) uses his humanlike hands to grip a rugby ball in England’s Paignton Zoo.
Photograph by Richard Austin, REX, Shutterstock
SURF’S UP: Gentoo penguins are good swimmers—but they also ride the waves! They sometimes bodysurf when returning to land on the Falkland Islands, a country at the bottom of South America.
Photograph by Alain Mafart-Renodier, Biosphoto, Minden Pictures
PEDALING POOCH: Norman—a dog living in Atlanta, Georgia—can pedal a bicycle, ride a scooter, and jump rope. Now that’s one impressive pup.
Photograph by Norman the Scooter Dog
SOCCER STAR: An elephant plays around with a giant soccer ball (also called a football in many countries) at the Whipsnade Zoo in London, England.
Photograph by James Warren, Photoshot, Newscom
HARE-RAISING FIGHT: Male European hares square off in boxing matches to fight for the attention of females.
Photograph by S. Meyers, picture alliance, blickwinkel/S, Newscom
SKATING SENSATION: Didga the cat skateboards through her neighborhood in Coolangatta, Australia. She also does tricks like hopping on and off the board while it’s moving.
Photograph by CB2, ZOB, Supplied by WENN.com, Newscom
OFF TO THE RACES: Piglets run for the finish line in a competition at the Pig Olympics in Moscow, Russia.
Photograph by SERGEI KARPUKHIN, REUTERS, Newscom
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