Capturing travel memories through selfies has become a widespread practice, but Allan Dixon, a 29-year-old adventurer from the Australian Gold Coast, takes it to a whole new level. Known as the “animal whisperer,” Dixon’s adorable selfies with local animals have gained widespread acclaim for their charm and wholesomeness.
Dixon’s unique approach involves more than just snapping ordinary photos. According to him, the key ingredients are a genuine love for animals and a dash of patience. He engages with the animals, discussing everything from weather to cryptocurrency prices and the latest memes, creating a relaxed atmosphere. Leveraging his nerdy charm, Dixon believes that establishing a connection with the animals makes them less likely to be wary.
His extensive collection features delightful selfies with a variety of creatures, including quokkas, koalas, llamas, kangaroos, and more. Each shot exudes warmth and showcases the remarkable bond Dixon forms with these animals. Here are some of the standout moments from his heartwarming adventures:
The smile makes this photo ten times better.
Here’s a selfie with a friendly alpaca.
Canadian moose is usually a fearsome creature and yet…
Small baby seal is too cute for this world.
Why the disappointed face, Dixon?
Tell me this is not the most wholesome picture you’ve seen all day. I dare you!
Watch out! Don’t get stomped playing with the elephant, Allan.
The lemur’s face absolutely wins the Internet.
Look at that majestic horse. It knows what’s up.
Even turtles are lining up for a selfie with Allan.
Guys, he actually found Nemo!
Even though it’s just a regular duck, the shot is still insanely rare.
And lastly, we have a wholesome selfie with the legendary Aussie YouTuber/Animator Jaiden, and her lovely bird friend Ari <3
I can’t believe he made them sit still somehow.