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* In ''Animation/PleasantGoatAndBigBigWolf: Mighty Little Defenders'', one of the goats' main goals is for the wolves to stop preying on them and become friends with them. It's not an easy task, but they eventually become friends.

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* In ''Animation/PleasantGoatAndBigBigWolf: Mighty Little Defenders'', one of the goats' main goals is for the wolves to stop preying on them and become friends with them. It's not an easy task, but they eventually [[spoiler:eventually become friends.friends]].

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* In ''Animation/PleasantGoatAndBigBigWolf: Mighty Little Defenders'', one of the goats' main goals is for the wolves to stop preying on them and become friends with them. It's not an easy task, but they eventually become friends.
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* Humans are on top of the food chain. Almost all animals can be eaten, though cultural preferences, laws, and personal preferences decide which a person eats. Humans regularly keep common prey animals like dogs, pigs, horses, chickens, and goats as companion animals. Even those who use animals for work often bond with them.

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* Humans are on top of the food chain. Almost all animals can be eaten, though cultural preferences, laws, and personal preferences decide which a person eats. Humans regularly keep common prey animals like dogs, sheep, pigs, horses, chickens, geese, and goats as companion animals. animals. Even those who use animals for work often bond with them.them.
** Our longest-standing PredatorPreyFriendship is with dogs, and may be a ''two-way'' example: prehistoric humans probably ate wild canids, and wild canids would've ''definitely'' preyed upon our early hominid ancestors.


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* ''Webcomic/IWillSurvive'' is a ''Zootopia'' fan-comic where Judy (rabbit) and Nick (fox) are in an InterspeciesRomance. Their happy relationship is ruined when Judy ends up unexpectedly pregnant. No prey/predator children have ever been born, so Judy is worried that she'll give birth to a freak, the baby will be too big for her body to come to term, or it'll end up bullied when it's older. As a result of that, amongst other doubts, she doesn't want to keep it. Nick rejects her want to terminate the pregnancy. This leads to them splitting up.
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* ''Literature/ArashiNoYoruNi'' is a book series about a wolf named Gabu who befriends a goat named Mei. They end up running away together in order to avoid their family's criticism. The books heavily deal with Gabu trying to avoid his predator instincts.

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* ''Literature/ArashiNoYoruNi'' is a book series (later made into an animated film, manga, and anime) about a wolf named Gabu who befriends a goat named Mei. They end up running away together in order to avoid their family's criticism. The books heavily deal with Gabu trying to avoid his predator instincts.



** After saving a squirrel, Tailchaser owes the squirrels and convinces the other cats to stop hunting them. He regrets this, being uncomfortable with it and feeling it is unnatural. In the end, in gratitude for the squirrels help elsewhere, Prince Fencewalker dubs a specific forest a neutral ground where it's safe for prey animals to coexist amongst cats.

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** After saving a squirrel, Tailchaser owes the squirrels and convinces the tries to convince other cats to stop hunting them. He regrets this, being uncomfortable with it not hunting squirrels and feeling it is unnatural. In the end, in gratitude for the squirrels help elsewhere, Prince Fencewalker dubs a specific forest a neutral ground where it's safe for prey animals to coexist amongst cats.



* Subverted in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8kTMB2UqQs4 this fan-animation]] to the song "But I Know I'm A Wolf" by Young Heretics. The wolf starts out hunting a rabbit but gives up partway due to wanting to befriend it. The wolf however can't ignore its instincts and ends up killing the injured rabbit anyway. It doesn't like its decision afterwards but couldn't stop itself.

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* Subverted in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8kTMB2UqQs4 [[WebAnimation/DearRabbit this fan-animation]] to the song "But I Know I'm A Wolf" by Young Heretics. The wolf starts out hunting a rabbit but gives up partway due to wanting to befriend it. The wolf however can't ignore its instincts and ends up killing the injured rabbit anyway. It doesn't like its decision afterwards but couldn't stop itself.



* In the animated short [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lp8NrUByT9Q "Kill Wolfy,"]] a wolf and sheep couple are at first debating which species' racism (speciesism?) against the other is worse. They end up having to fight off a horde of angry sheep who think the wolf wants to eat them. The wolf, despite being the predator species, is hilariously much smaller and pacifistic than his boyfriend.
** [[spoiler:The wolf ends up fighting off other wolves trying to eat his boyfriend at the end.]]

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* In the animated short [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lp8NrUByT9Q "Kill Wolfy,"]] a wolf and sheep couple are at first debating which species' racism (speciesism?) against the other is worse. They end up having to fight off a horde of angry sheep who think the wolf wants to eat them. The wolf, despite being the predator species, is hilariously much smaller and pacifistic than his boyfriend.
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boyfriend. [[spoiler:The wolf ends up fighting off other wolves trying to eat his boyfriend at the end.]]


* In ''WesternAnimation/TheLandBeforeTime'' series, the main characters are friends with a young sharp tooth, Chomper, whose egg they find without knowing who its parents are. Justified in that they act as parental figures before Chomper's real parents find him. When they reunite a few movies later, Chomper helps his friends hide from his parents.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheLandBeforeTime'' series, the main characters are friends with a young sharp tooth, sharptooth (''Tyrannosaurus''), Chomper, whose egg they find found without knowing who its his parents are. Justified in that they act as parental figures before Chomper's real parents find him. When they reunite a few couple of movies later, Chomper helps his friends hide from his parents.


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* Whenever they aren't hungry or hunting, most carnivores can coexist with their prey in relative peace.


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[[caption-width-right:350:When one hasn't tried to eat the other, you know they're the best of friends.]]


* ''ComicStrip/TheFarSide'': One strip showed a wolf offering flowers to a sheep. The caption reads, "Inevitably their affair ended: Howard worried excessively about what the pack would think and Agnes simply ate the flowers."

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* ''ComicStrip/TheFarSide'': One strip showed a wolf offering flowers {{flowers|OfRomance}} to a sheep. The caption reads, "Inevitably their affair ended: Howard worried excessively about what the pack would think and Agnes simply ate the flowers."" (The [[WorkingTitle working caption]] was the simple and obvious "Predator-prey relationships.")


** [[spoiler: The wolf ends up fighting off other wolves trying to eat his boyfriend at the end.]]

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* In the animated short [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lp8NrUByT9Q "Kill Wolfy,"]] a wolf and sheep couple are at first debating which species' racism (speciesism?) against the other is worse. They end up having to fight off a horde of angry sheep who think the wolf wants to eat them. The wolf, despite being the predator species, is hilariously much smaller and pacifistic than his boyfriend.
**[[spoiler: The wolf ends up fighting off other wolves trying to eat his boyfriend at the end.]]

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* ''ComicBook/AlbedoErmaFelnaEDF'' features this in a meta-sense, unlike ''Disney/{{Zootopia}}'' and ''Manga/{{Beastars}}'', despite FantasticRacism exist in a very different level, as the version of racism used there is handled in the same way human racism is handled in a way. Special note of the friendship between the titular heroine, an anthropomorphic cat, and her best friend Toki, an anthropomorphic mouse.
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* Diego in the first ''WesternAnimation/IceAge'' film wanted to eat the other characters. He was only pretending to be their friend. After being with them for a while, he actually became their friend and underwent a HeelFaceTurn.

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* Diego in the first ''WesternAnimation/IceAge'' film wanted to eat the other characters. He was only pretending to be their friend.friends with Manny and Sid, but was under orders from his pack to steal the baby human they were looking after so the sabres could eat him. After being with them for a while, he actually became their friend and underwent a HeelFaceTurn.


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* ''Webcomic/KevinAndKell'' has the main characters being a rabbit and a wolf who are married. Despite being in a WorldOfFunnyAnimals, CarnivoreConfusion is not a problem. [[SapientEatSapient Animals can kill and eat each other]], but if an animal is killed and not eaten then it is considered murder. This element of the series only highlights the oddness of the main character's romance. It is taboo for a predator to hunt prey that s/he knows personally, though.

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* ''Webcomic/KevinAndKell'' has the main characters being a rabbit and a wolf who are married. Despite being in a WorldOfFunnyAnimals, CarnivoreConfusion is not a problem. [[SapientEatSapient Animals can kill and eat each other]], but if an animal is killed and not eaten then it is considered murder. This element of the series only highlights the oddness of the main character's romance. It is taboo for a predator to hunt prey that s/he knows they know personally, though.


* ''Webcomic/KevinAndKell'' has the main characters being a rabbit and a wolf who are married. Despite being in a WorldOfFunnyAnimals, CarnivoreConfusion is not a problem. [[SapientEatSapient Animals can kill and eat each other]], but if an animal is killed and not eaten then it is considered murder. This element of the series only highlights the oddness of the main character's romance.

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* ''Webcomic/KevinAndKell'' has the main characters being a rabbit and a wolf who are married. Despite being in a WorldOfFunnyAnimals, CarnivoreConfusion is not a problem. [[SapientEatSapient Animals can kill and eat each other]], but if an animal is killed and not eaten then it is considered murder. This element of the series only highlights the oddness of the main character's romance. It is taboo for a predator to hunt prey that s/he knows personally, though.

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