10 cute animal photos in honour of World Animal Day 2018

10 cute animal photos in honour of World Animal Day 2018

World Animal Day is an annual event held "to raise the status of animals in order to improve welfare standards around the globe", and raise awareness of animal rights aroudn the world.

It was first held on March 24, 1925, in Berlin, Germany. Four years later, the event was moved to October 4, to coincide with the feast day of Saint Francis of Assisi, patron saint of ecology.