10+ photos of cartoon characters found in the real world—see it to believe it!

Life on our green earth is more diverse than we can ever imagine—so diverse in fact that even our most fantastical cartoon characters can be found somewhere among the various species of this planet! If you don’t believe it, take a look and see for yourselves…

Whether it be the cat from Shrek, Timon and Pumba from The Lion King or Po from Kung Fu Panda, you can find all of them somewhere on this earth. Just how these photographers managed to scoop these photos is beyond us; but just name your favorite animal from any animated movie and with sufficient patience, you will surely find its counterpart on our planet! Here, we have prepared for you a list of 30 photographs that will amaze you with their resemblance to the animated characters:

In real life, Puss in Boots from Shrek uses his big ‘google-eyes’ trick to get food!

Credit: DreamWorks Animation ;  Instagram  | hosico_cat

Bambi and Thumper

Credit: Walt Disney  ; Instagram | detecting.blurred.posts

Simba from The Lion King with Mufasa the father

Credit: The Walt Disney Company ; Imgur

I’ll bite daddy! I’ll let you see how powerful I am!

Credit: Imgur ; The Walt Disney Company

Master Shifu from Kung Fu Panda is a red panda, but this ‘grumpy cat’ makes a great impersonation of him

Credit: DreamWorks Animation  ; Imgur

Tod and Copper from The Fox and the Hound—their friendship is real!

Credit: Walt Disney  ; Imgur

Sylvester from The Looney Tunes Show. It looks like he has the same temperament too 🙂

Credit: Warner Bros ; Instagram | goa_83

Marlin and Dory Finding Nemo. They could be actors in the movie 😉

Credit: Pixar Animation Imgur

Abu and Iago from Aladdin. If it weren’t for the color discrepancy, they could almost be twins!

Credit: Walt Disney Pictures ; Imgur | 

Timon and Simba The Lion King. How sweet 🙂

Credit: Walt Disney ; Tumblr

Donkey from Shrek. I guess the production team got some inspiration from real life

Credit: DreamWorks Animation ; Imgur | Azazeli