Many cities around the world are under strict conditions to isolate in light of the coronavirus. Huge populations of people have taken to Netflix and social media to keep them entertained. Some have even missed the fact that while they aren't occupying their cities, other creatures have been.
Luckily for us, some people stick their heads out of the window once in a while, some countries even encourage a small amount of outdoor exercise given appropriate measures are taken. These people have noticed something wonderful. Animals have been venturing into the cities.
This is largely in part due to the lack of people, cars and noise. Such things would usually put creatures off from journeying into the concrete playground, but with everyone otherwise occupied, this is the perfect time to explore.
These deer in Nara, Japan have ventured out of the park (their usual habitat) and one lucky guy caught it on camera!
It's not just Japan that has been graced with an animal presence. Thesemonkeys in Thailand have gathered in a huge swarm looking for food:
These goats have clearly escaped from their farm: