World Kindness Day is a global 24-hour celebration dedicated to paying-it-forward and focusing on the good
We are encouraged to perform acts of kindness such as giving blood, cleaning a communal microwave at work, or volunteering at a nursing home.
Of course, even without the encouragement of an international awareness day, kindness and selflessness are widespread among both humans and animals.
Many people donate to charity and feel significantly happier as a direct result of doing so.
In the animal kingdom, many species show kindness by…