It was a massive beast, his paws trudging over the leaf covered ground. Yet she wasn't afraid of him and smiled instead. She greeted him lightly and stroked his large muscled back and head with her tiny hand. His eyes closed out of pleasure and he bowed down infromt of the small female, waiting for her to climb on.
"Photographer Lassi Rautiainen captured the profound partnership between a she-wolf and a brown bear in the wilds of northern Finland. For days, he witnessed the strange pair meet every evening to share food after a hard day of hunting. No one knows when or how this relationship was formed, 'but it is certain that by now each of them needs the other' - [someone else's lovely caption]"