As they say: as one door shuts, another opens. So is the case with most of our public attractions and events in today's critical times. As these venues are shuttered due to COVID-19, new opportunities are now available for humans and zoo animals to take advantage of this down time.
There's a lot of animal stories online these days about the unusual pairing of animals, where one species becomes the BFF of another. I've personally researched and written about tigers with bears, goose and a puppy and various wildlife in Africa.
At the Golden Globe Award show this year, Brad Pitt dubbed Leonardo DiCaprio with the nickname "LDC." It was a unique way for Pitt, the Golden Globe winner to show respect for his "partner in crime," who unfortunately didn't get nominated for his starring role in the same flick (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood).